The literal meaning of Apostille is
to get certified or authenticated. An Apostille is a government issued stamp
applied to original documents. Here is the complete guide which will help you
to know about obtaining process to get an Apostille stamp from India. In any
case, if you want to visit any countries, for example, Saudi then Saudi
embassy attestation is necessary, and for that, you need to make your
Apostille very soon which helps you in boarding for traveling Saudi country.
A brief history of Apostille:
In 1961 many countries has come
together to create a simplified method which will assist in legalizing
documents for universal recognition. Member of the conference commonly referred
as a Hague Convention. Under this many countries has joined hand to form a
Following are the step by step procedure on how
to obtain Apostille certificate:
original documents requiring attestation should be authenticated by designated
authority in the state platform where from the document is issued.
support this following are the documents which date need to get attest with the
photocopy of the document to be attested
photocopy if the passport that is going to visits or for whom the attestation
is being done.
original documents are officially recognized and not on photocopies
3. Fee for Apostille is Rs. 50/- and
payable only means of the postal order drawn for PAO (PAY & ACCOUNTS
OFFICER), Ministry Of External Affairs.
Likewise, it is also important to
make your all certificate attested before visiting any countries and it is
mandatory to do that. Apostille is necessary for Visiting Company like UAE,
Oman, Qatar, Kuwait etc. in these countries in order to travel for example
Kuwait you must attest your documents by a process following assigned by
authority from your respective region. You can attest educational,
non-educational documents depending upon your various needs. Basically the
reason defines the type f documents you need to attest.
For educational related attestation
your documents first need to be attested by human resource department to the
respective state. The document should attested by ministry of external affairs,
New Delhi. The last and final
attestation process is done by the Kuwait
embassy attestation, New Delhi.
This also starts from the home
department of the respective state of residence. Then followed by ministry of external affairs
and then lastly attestation is made by the embassy of respective country where
you are going to visit.
If you are looking for Attesting your documents
for visiting the place other than your country then you must do VISA
attestation by verifying your documents from respective authority in a sequence
wise. So make your documents ready and go with some agencies which deliver
these kinds of services in a quick span. Hire those agencies by proper
analyzing their credibility and loyalty for making your documents well attested
for various needs.