NAID AAA Certification: Apply

To foster complete transparency, all NAID AAA Certification® documents are available to service providers and their customers free of charge.

Obtaining NAID AAA Certification

To obtain NAID AAA Certification®, NAID® Member Service Providers must:


Meet all required specifications as outlined in the i-SIGMA Certification Specifications Reference Manual


Submit a completed NAID AAA Certification application
(select the appropriate application below)


Successfully complete an initial scheduled audit verifying all aspects of compliance

Once certified, companies must successfully complete ongoing scheduled and unannounced audits verifying all aspects of compliance. Certification must be renewed annually.

Have Questions? Review NAID AAA Certification FAQs »

Apply for & Renew NAID AAA Certification

Easily renew year-over-year online through the Certification Portal »

Initial Applicants and Renewals preferring to use a hard copy form should use the following options:

Have Questions about NAID AAA Certification
or Need Help Walking Through the Process?

Review Frequently Asked Questions to find the answers to many common questions. Still Need Help? Reach out to:

The NAID AAA Certification Program Department

The association has staff available to answer your questions. Contact staff anytime at [email protected] or +1 602-788-6243

NAID AAA Certified Consultants

NAID offers a list of consultants available for hire to assist your company in the certification process, available in the NAID Market with additional approved consultants also available.

Peer-to-Peer Certification Assistance Program

Contact the NAID AAA Certification Support Committee Chair, Margaret Meier, CSDS to be connected with another company already NAID AAA Certified, so that you can talk with someone who has walked this path before.

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