Connect to GovWifi using an iPhone or iPad
Follow these instructions to connect your Apple iOS device to GovWifi.
Once you have a GovWifi username and password, follow the steps below.
Step 1 - Go to wifi settings and select GovWifi.
Step 2 - Enter the GovWifi username and password you received by email or text message.
Step 3 - You’ll be asked to confirm that the network presents the correct certificate. This protects you against fake networks which may harm your privacy.
The correct certificate is shown below. It’s called wifi.service.gov.uk and is issued by GeoTrust DV SSL SHA256 CA.
Step 4 - Select More Details.
Step 5 - Check that the key identifier matches 49 ec a7 c8 a9 f7 c5 bb 2c aa 24 e7 f4 43 b3 b1 3c e8 54 f8.
Step 6 - Select < Certificate in the top left to go back to the previous screen.
Step 7 - Select Trust in the top right to connect to GovWifi.
You should now be connected to GovWifi.