Attestation Services is a process of verifying a certificate so that another country accepts it. Once a certificate undergoes attestation it becomes genuine. It is mandatory to attest birth, marriage, education certificates especially when we are in a foreign country or when we are planning to visit the foreign country.
Many are not aware of the difference between Attestation Services and Apostille Services. Countries which falls under a part of Hague convention requires Apostille and countries which are not a part of Hague convention require Attestation.
Some of the countries which require attestation services are UAE/Qatar/Kuwait/Saudi Arabia/Egypt/Iran/Philippines etc.
And some of the countries which require Apostille are India/UK/USA/Brazil/Spain/New Zealand/Italy/Argentina, etc.To understand if your document requires Attestation or Apostille kindly call our customer friendly team.
How Attestation or Apostille is done on your documents?
It is a chain process which needs to be followed while attesting a certificate. To understand more in detail let us go through with few examples.
Eg.1- UK Certificate requires UAE attestation.
First local government (UK) should accept the documents upon which we need to submit the documents to the UAE authorities. Attestation process would be Notary Public Verification from UK – Foreign Commonwealth Office from UK – UAE Embassy from UK – Ministry of Foreign Affairs from UAE.
Eg.2 – Indian Education requires UAE attestation.
To begin with, Indian government should accept the documents upon which we need to submit the documents to the UAE authorities. Attestation process would be Notary Public from Indian – Mantralaya Department from India – Ministry of External Affairs from India – UAE Embassy from India – Ministry of Foreign Affairs from UAE
Purpose of Attestation-
It is important to keep our documents attested so that we can use the same for the follow purposes-
Attested Birth Certificates can be used for –
– School admission.
– While applying for kid’s passport.
– Migration purpose.
– In order to change the name in the passport.
– When applying for dual nationality.
– Applying and for claiming the Insurance.
Attested Marriage Certificates can be used for-
– While changing the name in the spouse passport.
– Applying for family VISA.
– Admit the wife for delivery in hospitals.
– Adopting a child.
– When filing divorce.
– Applying passport for children.
– At the time when applying for insurance.
Attested Education Certificates can be used for
– Processing new VISA.
– Designation change.
– For processing the labor card
– While applying for higher education.
– When applying for the medical test in UAE.
– Migration Purpose.
– Internal Promotion Purpose.
Attested Company Documents can be used for –
– Open bank account (Business and Personal account)
– Establish a new company.
– While signing a new agreement or while renewing the existing agreement.
Validity of Attestation-
“Million dollar question” Many are not aware of the validity of attestation. Attestation validity depends upon each document’s some it is 3 months, some it is 6 months, and some it is infinity (unlimited)
How to get my documents attested?
It is important to hand over the documents to the right company. We Attestation on time can handle your documents safe and secure ensuring the purpose of attestation is fulfilled. All you need to do is call us get your queries cleared, we collect your documents process it and deliver the documents back to you on time.
To know more about Attestation kindly call our customer friendly team at +971 55 55 14 789 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org