Trust and identity

These world-leading services help you manage access efficiently and effectively.

Supporting you with verification

If you need a way to verify data, or the status of staff and students you're responsible for, we can help you choose a service with the right capabilities for you.

Prospects Hedd
Part of our student experience offering, Hedd offers a simple way for employers, agencies, universities, embassies and councils to check a candidate’s degree qualifications.

VerifID
Providing instant verification of an anonymous user's affiliation within the UK research and education community, using the UK Access Management Federation. Visit verifid.ac.uk for more information.

Targeted, bespoke support

Make the most of our trust and identity services with tailored help to fully realise the longer-term benefits.

Trust and identity consultancy
Our main goal is to understand your specific needs as an organisation and help you meet them as best we can, while reducing pressure on your in-house teams.

Securing your web services

Have confidence that your web and email services are protected.

Certificate service
We are a registration authority, issuing SSL and email certificates to effectively secure your web services.

Domain registry
We manage the .ac.uk domain and our 'whois' service provides information relating to names registered.

Helping you with access management

Robust access management is a must-have for all universities, colleges, skills providers and research organisations. 

Assent
Assent allows researchers access to digital services with one, easy single sign on.

UK Access Management Federation
A single solution to accessing online resources and services for education and research.

OpenAthens
Single sign on made simple for the library community. OpenAthens makes it easy for you to access the knowledge you want, when you want it, wherever you are.

Register your students to vote

Helping your students register to vote can be complex for individual institutions to manage, particularly if multiple electoral registrars are involved.

Student voter registration
Enable your students to vote in national and local elections in a secure and transparent way.

Contact us

If you have any questions or need support with verification services, get in touch.

Email trustandidentity@jisc.ac.uk

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