Certificates of Origin with essCert

The Mobile Area Chamber of Commerce is now implementing an electronic certification to process Certificates of Origin. Using the software system, essCert, exporters and freight forwarders now have a seamless and streamlined electronic solution to:

  • eliminate courier costs;
  • reduce administration costs;
  • reduce errors;
  • improve turnaround time; and
  • receive timely notifications of acceptance or rejection.


Cost per Certificate of Origin is $15 for Mobile Area Chamber of Commerce members; and $45 for nonmembers. All certificates will be processed online between the hours of 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. CST, Monday through Friday, except local, state and federal holidays. Additional documents, such as Bill of Lading, Commercial Invoices, etc. can also be stamped via essCert for a fee of $15 per document for members and $45 per document for nonmembers.


Submission Methods


There are two options to submit your export document to the Chamber.

  1. Create an Online Application: allows you to create an online Certificate of Origin template.
  2. Upload completed PDF Certificate of Origin certificate template: allows you to upload your own completed Certificate of Origin template for Chamber certification.





essCert System User Guide


Contact Jennifer Tremayne at 251-431-8654 or email essCert.