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Same day service. If you receive your documents in the morning, we process and mail them back to you in the USA or if you have name, telephone and address in the country of destination, first we scan and send you a copy of the apostille, use Fedex International Priority to send them the same day to your country.
Certified Apostille agent. We have experience legalizing documents of any type to use in any country. Call us with your questions.
What is an Apostille?
An "apostille" is a form of authentication issued to documents for use in countries that participate in the Hague Convention of 1961. A list of countries that accept apostilles is provided by the US State Department.
What is the Apostille format?
Model of certificate, it includes the country, who signed it, capacity, bears the seal/stamp of, certified at, date, by, the number, seal and signature.
What does this type of authentication do?
Apostilles authenticate the seals and signatures of officials on public documents such as birth certificates, notarials, court orders, or any other document issued by a public authority, so that they can be recognized in foreign countries that are parties to the Convention
Is it the same to apostille a birth certificate or a power of attorney?
A power of attorney needs to be notarized first( we can provide a Notary at your location) and then it can be "apostilled". A birth certificate ( death, marriage certificate, divorce decrees) must have the signature of the official at the clerk's office in the county
What are the major types of signature authentication?
- U.S. Department of State Authentication
- U.S. Department of State Apostille
- Embassy (Consular) Legalization
What documents are typically submitted for authentication?
Birth Certificates Bylaws Certificates of Non-Marital Status Corporate documents such as articles, mergers, amendments, etc. Deeds of Assignment Distributorship Agreements Marriage Licenses Papers for adoption purposes Powers of Attorney School records such as diplomas, transcripts, letters relating to degrees, etc. References and Job Certification Trademarks
How do I obtain a birth certifcate?
Same as any other certificate, find the vital records office in your county.
How do I order an Apostille?
Call us to make sure that your documents comply with requirements, to get an apostille quote.
Where do I send the documents?
Sergio Musetti Certified Apostille Agent
3323 Watt Ave, #188
Sacramento, CA 95821