The Apostille is a simplified process of certification for those public documents (which may be notarized) which to be use globally and internationally in all nations that are a part of the Hague Convention Apostille. All the signatory countries under the ‘Apostille’ of the Hague Convention have agreed to recognize public documents certified by the "Apostille" Stamp by the Foreign Ministry of the origin Country.
The ‘Apostille Certification’ is to ensure that the public document is valid within the country where the document had been originally notarized or issued. The main function of the ‘Apostille’ is to verify the authenticity of the signature on the given document. The ‘Apostille’ is also an instrumental in certifying that the capacity in which the signatory person of the document has acted and the identity of any seal or stamp affixed to the document.
The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA), Govt. of India completes the Certificate Apostille in India from New Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Chennai, Hyderabad, Bangalore, Chandigarh and Guwahati Center. The Certificate Apostille from MEA will be done after the Attestation from HRD, GAD, RAC, Home Department of the concern state. Prior “MEA Apostille” the attestation authority will be decided on the type of document.
There are three types of Documents as per visa, immigration and Export & Import etc. The various types of Certificate Apostille require for different purposes like to endorse Study / Education Visa, Employment / Job / Work Visa etc. or export products from India or even to expand business in a foreign Country. There are more than 102 member countries that are the part of ‘Hague convention’ who accepts Certificate Apostille.
1. Educational Documents a. Schooling Certificate b. Secondary Certificate c. Higher Secondary Certificate d. Degree Certificate e. Provisional Certificate f. Diploma Certificate etc. 2. Non-educational Documents (Personal Documents) a. Birth Certificate b. Marriage Certificate c. Police Clearance Certificate (PCC) d. Experience Certificate e. Death Certificate f. Unmarried / Single Status Affidavit g. Divorce Decree etc. 3. Commercial Documents a. Certificate of Origin b. Commercial Invoice c. Packing List d. Bill of Lading e. Free Sale Certificate f. Good Manufacturing Certificate (GMP) g. Certificate of Incorporation h. Memorandum and Articles i. Board Resolution j. Power of Attorney (PoA) etc.
The Educational Certificate Apostille will be done from Ministry of External Affairs (MEA), Govt. of India in Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai, Chennai, Hyderabad, Bangalore, Chandigarh and Guwahati Center in India. The Apostille will be done after the Attestation from Human Resource Department / HRD or from the Higher Education Department of the respective State. Some state level Attestation department require verification stamp from the respective college / university etc.
Non-educational Document Apostille will be done from MEA, Govt. of India in Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai, Chennai, Hyderabad, Bangalore, Chandigarh and Guwahati Center. The Apostille will be done after the Attestation from Regional Attestation Center (RAC), General Administrative Department (GAD), Home Department etc. of the respective State. Some state level Attestation department require verification stamp from the respective ADM/SDM etc. of the local jurisdiction.
Commercial Document Apostille will be done from Ministry of External Affairs (MEA), Govt. of India in Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai, Chennai, Hyderabad, Bangalore, Chandigarh and Guwahati Center in India. The Apostille from MEA will be done after the Attestation from Chambers of Commerce and the Attestation from Notary. The Chambers of Commerce Attestation can be completed from anywhere in India irrespective of the state of issue in India.
Apart from the above mentioned Certificate Apostille from MEA, Govt. of India, there is an alternative process of Document Apostille is in practice. In this process the Certificate Apostille will be done from MEA, Govt. of India in New Delhi Center after the Attestation from Sub Divisional Magistrate (SDM), Delhi and the Attestation from Notary, Delhi.
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