Email address and Password
The BCH Web Service
shares its user database with the Central Portal of the BCH
. Therefore, any email address and password which are valid on the Central Portal of the BCH
The password being sent in plaintext across the network, the use of SSL is critical.
In the case where a digital certificate has been associated with the user account, the BCH Web Service
will require the SOAP request to be digitaly signed using that digital certificate.XML document
The XML document must conform to one of the BCH schemas (common formats). The document may optionally be digitally signed.Document ID
The IDs of the registered documents are chosen by the organization which register them. By choosing themselves the ID of their document, the organization do not have to keep track of the BCH IDs.
The IDs must be universally unique. We encourage organization to include their domain name in the IDs. (e.g. http://www.gov.zz/decision/4323