Attestation: The Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India, has outsourced its Attestation and Apostille work with effect from March 1, 2012. In recognition of our quality of services, the Ministry had empanelled our company as an Authorized Service Provider. We are operating, on behalf of the Ministry of External Affairs.
All original documents requiring Attestation or Apostille by the Ministry of External Affairs, New Delhi, are required to be first authenticated/attested by the designated authorities/departments of the State Governments from where the documents were issued. A list of the Regional Authentication Centers and the designated authorities (as on July 8, 2013) may be seen at the Ministry’s website http://www.mea.gov.in/legalization-of-documents.htm and may also be seen at the bottom of this page.
All personal documents (birth or death certificates, marriage or divorce certificates, affidavits, general power of attorney, work experience certificates, driving licenses, etc.) are required to be authenticated/attested by the Home Department/General Administration Department (GAD) of the issuing State.
For educational documents, the Human Resource Development (HRD)/Department of Education of the issuing state/union territory must authenticate the educational document. The name and designation of the authenticating personnel must also be included on the document along with the seal.
All Indian originated commercial documents are required to be pre-authenticated by the respective Chamber of Commerce before they can be processed further for the Ministry of External Affairs attestation. The rubber stamp of the respective Chamber of Commerce must be affixed on each document along with the name & designation of the authorized signatory.
The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) attests the documents only on the basis of the signature of the designated signing authorities of the State Government/Union Territory/Chambers of Commerce. Hence, it does not take responsibility for the content of the documents.
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