Apostilles

Apostille is a famous term which comes from the French roots, which brought new dimensions in the field of international affairs. Apostille a certification procedure which provide more value to the certificate. Hague convention introduced this new term to the world and enrich the world peace through certification of foreign public documents is the main aim this certification. In this authentication procedure a computer generated stamp will imprint on the reverse side of the submitted original certificate. The destination embassy or consulate is responsible for functioning all the required procedures. Apostille can be done in any certificate. Original certificate should be submitted for this. Passport copy should also be provided as a supporting document for identification. After this process your required certificate will be accepted in the intended country where you are going to shift or relocate. All the Hague convention member countries follow this Apostille format for legalizing immigrants certificates. This procedure is widely accepted in all 92 Hague convention member countries and most countries are western countries.

The major countries which recognize Apostille are listed below

  • United States of America
  • United Kingdom
  • Germany
  • Australia
  • Japan
  • Canada
  • India
  • Italy
  • France
  • Russia
  • Italy
  • Oman etc..

Each Apostille stamp having an identification number and the destination officials can check its authenticity online by using that number. Apostille attestation acts as a bridge between you and your destination country.

Some common needs of obtaining an Apostille certification.

  • To start a business in the destination country.
  • For getting an admission in a foreign university.
  • To relocate in other another country
  • For obtaining visa from the destination country.

Apostille in educational certificates like SSLC, HSE, Degree, PG, Nursing, Diploma etc and non educational certificates like birth, marriage, experience, salary, medical, etc is needed for obtaining above mentioned needs. Apostille attestation is garden of opportunities for talented immigrants who planned to shift in Hague convention countries and in coming years, it will become a strict legal process over the world.