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Apostille



This is a process in which various seals are placed on the document. Such documents range from degrees, transcripts, powers of attorney and other legal papers. If the country where you intend to use your documents is a member of the Hague Convention, you need an Apostille. Don’t know if you need an apostille? It’s easy to find out. Just Contact us and EAS will walk you through it.

Documents issued in one country which need to be used in another country must be authenticated /legalized or Apostille before they can be recognized as valid in the foreign country.

Apostille is certificate which verifies and confirms the seal and signature of person who authenticated the document. Some people call this 'superlegalisation'. There are designated authorities in every country to issue apostille certificates or legalisation. Apostilles are commonly issued for various documents related to adoption cases, for commercial documents, for official documents related to vital statistics, and for court records, land records, school documents and patent applications.

All documents should be first authenticated by the designated agencies in the State from where the document has been issued. In case of personal documents, Home Department/General Administration Departments are the designated authorities. In case of educational documents, State Governments have now opened Regional Authentication Centers (RACs) at various States from where the document should first be attested. Documents attested by these authorities then need to be presented to MEA for issue of Apostilles.

Apostille any document for official use can be a very time consuming and frustrating process, and can even become a waste of money unless it is done properly. It is vital that you trust your documents only to experienced professionals who understand the way apostilles and other notarization processes work. EAS are here to make your apostille process as painless and enjoyable as possible.



The Hague Conference has currently 72 Members:

  • A
  • Albania
  • Argentina
  • Australia
  • Austria
  • B
  • Belarus
  • Belgium
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Brazil
  • Bulgaria
  • C
  • Canada
  • Chile
  • China, People's Republic of
  • Costa Rica
  • Croatia
  • Cyprus
  • Czech Republic
  • D
  • Denmark
  • E
  • Ecuador
  • Egypt
  • Estonia
  • European Union
  • F
  • Finland
  • France
  • G
  • Georgia
  • Germany
  • Greece
  • H
  • Hungary
  • I
  • Iceland
  • India
  • Ireland
  • Israel
  • Italy
  • J
  • Japan
  • Jordan
  • K
  • Korea, Republic of
  • L
  • Latvia
  • Lithuania
  • Luxembourg
  • M
  • Malaysia
  • Malta
  • Mauritius
  • Mexico
  • Monaco
  • Montenegro
  • Morocco
  • N
  • Netherlands
  • New Zealand
  • Norway
  • P
  • Panama
  • Paraguay
  • Peru
  • Philippines
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • R
  • Romania
  • Russian Federation
  • S
  • Serbia
  • Slovakia
  • Slovenia
  • South Africa
  • Spain
  • Sri Lanka
  • Suriname
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • T
  • The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
  • Turkey
  • U
  • Ukraine
  • United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
  • United States of America
  • Uruguay
  • V
  • Venezuela