Google Trust Services

Helping build a safer Internet by providing a transparent, trusted, and reliable Certificate Authority.

Overview & benefits

Encryption is an important building block for a safer internet. Google Trust Services provides Transport Layer Security (TLS) certificates for Google services and users helping to authenticate and encrypt internet traffic. The service is built on Google’s geographically distributed infrastructure and backed by security and compliance audits helping to provide a transparent, trusted, and reliable Certificate Authority.


Our Certificate Policy and Certification Practice Statement detail our issuance practices, as does this website. Our goal is to earn your trust and to lead in both transparency and security.


Google Trust Services regularly undergoes independent audits of security, privacy, and compliance controls, achieving certifications against global industry standards.


The technical design of the service is underpinned by leading security expertise. In addition to the compliance audits, the service regularly undergoes independent assessments to confirm the security of the underlying infrastructure.


Google Trust Services operates from geographically distributed facilities and uses Google's proven technical infrastructure to provide a high level of availability globally.