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Find our helpful articles below on the various documents and countries for more information about what is required for the authentication and legalization process. If you don’t see what you are looking for search your subject, such as your document type or the country, in the search bar above to find more about how we can help you validate your document internationally. If you do not find what you are looking for contact us we would be happy to help.

2111, 2019

Get Your Document Internationally Validated By Years End 2019 – Help From The Experts At ALSC

By |November 21st, 2019|Categories: ALSC Service Centers, Authentication and Legalization Process|Comments Off on Get Your Document Internationally Validated By Years End 2019 – Help From The Experts At ALSC

With the end of the year approaching quickly and with Global Affairs Canada annual announcement that they have a higher than normal amount of authentication requests getting a document validated internationally using the normal methods […]

411, 2019

Validating Trustee Documents For Use Outside Canada – Help From The Experts At ALSC

By |November 4th, 2019|Categories: Document Types|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Validating Trustee Documents For Use Outside Canada – Help From The Experts At ALSC

 

Estate Apostille Authentication Legalization Canada The Why & How To

If you have a family member who has passed away in Canada or outside Canada and has left you an inheritance overseas or you are the appointed Trustee, […]

1510, 2019

Embassy Visa Authentication Legalization in Canada – Help From The Experts At ALSC

By |October 15th, 2019|Categories: Authentication and Legalization Process, Country, Document Types|Tags: |Comments Off on Embassy Visa Authentication Legalization in Canada – Help From The Experts At ALSC

 

Authenticate Legalize Documents For Travel Visa

If you are looking to obtain a visa to work, study, or live in China, Kuwait, or Czechia also known as the Czech Republic then you have probably been asked […]

110, 2019

Canada U.S. Apostille or Authentication Legalization? – Help From The Experts At ALSC

By |October 1st, 2019|Categories: Country|Tags: |Comments Off on Canada U.S. Apostille or Authentication Legalization? – Help From The Experts At ALSC

 

Using Canadian Documents in the United States of America – What You Need to Know 

Canada and the United States have the longest shared border in the world. With both countries attached at the hip, there is ample […]

1709, 2019

Notary Public Services For International Documents – Help From The Experts At ALSC

By |September 17th, 2019|Categories: Authentication and Legalization Process|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Notary Public Services For International Documents – Help From The Experts At ALSC

Can an Ontario Notary Public or Canadian Notary notarize or make a certified copy of my document to use in a foreign country? 

Yes, simply put they can but there are also other requirements that you will need to complete before the document […]

409, 2019

Document Legalisation, Legalization service at the Netherlands Embassy in Canada – Help From The Experts At ALSC

By |September 4th, 2019|Categories: Country|Tags: |Comments Off on Document Legalisation, Legalization service at the Netherlands Embassy in Canada – Help From The Experts At ALSC

Over the past few years we have seen a steady increase in Canadian documents being processed for use in the Netherlands and the Dutch Caribbean, also known as the ABC islands. This has been both […]

2708, 2019

Attestation of Canadian business documents for a DIN, DSC or PAN Application in India – Help From The Experts At ALSC

By |August 27th, 2019|Categories: Country|Tags: |Comments Off on Attestation of Canadian business documents for a DIN, DSC or PAN Application in India – Help From The Experts At ALSC

Please note that as of May 2019, due to the newly enforced jurisdictional rules of the Indian embassy and its consulates, we are limited in our capacity to assist our clients with Canadian documents for […]

1608, 2019

ALSC Welcomes Andres Iglesias! – We Have Another Expert at ALSC

By |August 16th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on ALSC Welcomes Andres Iglesias! – We Have Another Expert at ALSC

What a wonderful week we have had at ALSC as we welcome our new colleague Andres Iglesias to the Ottawa HQ team. After graduating from law school he practiced in both the private and public […]

108, 2019

How do I Apostille, Authenticate or Legalize my Passport for use Outside Canada – Help From The Experts At ALSC

By |August 1st, 2019|Categories: Document Types|Tags: |Comments Off on How do I Apostille, Authenticate or Legalize my Passport for use Outside Canada – Help From The Experts At ALSC

If you have a Canadian identification document that you need to use outside of Canada, in most cases it will require authentication and legalization. This process is the Canadian equivalent of the apostille; both processes do the […]

1207, 2019

What Makes a Document Canadian When Certifying Internationally? – Help From The Experts At ALSC

By |July 12th, 2019|Categories: Authentication and Legalization Process, Country|Tags: , |Comments Off on What Makes a Document Canadian When Certifying Internationally? – Help From The Experts At ALSC

Every day we get dozens of requests from both current and former clients to help them process their documents for use overseas. We occasionally get mistaken for Global Affairs Canada, and although this can be very flattering […]

2506, 2019

China Embassy Authentication Legalization For Canadian Documents – Help From The Experts At ALSC

By |June 25th, 2019|Categories: Country|Tags: |Comments Off on China Embassy Authentication Legalization For Canadian Documents – Help From The Experts At ALSC

China and Canada are becoming more connected every year and 2019 is no different. In Canada, there are millions of people with a Chinese background. Thousands of students come from China to Canada every year […]

1006, 2019

Canadians Working In The UAE Will Need Document Attestation – How To From The Experts at ALSC

By |June 10th, 2019|Categories: Country|Tags: |Comments Off on Canadians Working In The UAE Will Need Document Attestation – How To From The Experts at ALSC

Attestation of Canadian Work Documents for the UAE

2019 looks like another busy year for Canadian teachers and other professionals looking for new work challenges in the UAE, one of the worlds most exciting work destinations. […]

2105, 2019

Canadian work documents for Qatar – How To From The Experts at ALSC

By |May 21st, 2019|Categories: Country|Tags: |Comments Off on Canadian work documents for Qatar – How To From The Experts at ALSC

Qatar Attestation Canadian Work Documents 

Similarly to the UAE, Qatar is a magnet for both personal and professional interests around the globe. Its dedication to building one of the most advanced infrastructures in the world has put […]

205, 2019

Attestation, Authentication, Legalization during Ramadan in Canada – Help From The Experts At ALSC

By |May 2nd, 2019|Categories: Country|Tags: , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Attestation, Authentication, Legalization during Ramadan in Canada – Help From The Experts At ALSC

Ramadan Embassy Times, Closures, and Delays Canada 2019  

The holy month of Ramadan is expected to begin on Sunday May 5th and end on Tuesday June 4th this year. For Muslims both in Canada and around the […]

504, 2019

Validating Canadian Corporate Documents Internationally – How To From The Experts at ALSC

By |April 5th, 2019|Categories: Document Types|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Validating Canadian Corporate Documents Internationally – How To From The Experts at ALSC

Canadian Corporate Documents for use Overseas 

When you think of international trade, you might imagine a bunch of countries shaking hands while goods and services flow between them. It’s easy to forget that although governments play a role […]

2603, 2019

Validating Canadian Documents to Work in China – How To From The Experts at ALSC

By |March 26th, 2019|Categories: Country|Tags: |Comments Off on Validating Canadian Documents to Work in China – How To From The Experts at ALSC

2019 is no different as every year thousands of Canadians decide to go abroad for work. As the second largest economy in the world, China is often the destination of choice for many Canadian individuals […]

803, 2019

The Difference Between Apostille, Authentication and Legalization – Help From The Experts At ALSC

By |March 8th, 2019|Categories: Authentication and Legalization Process|Comments Off on The Difference Between Apostille, Authentication and Legalization – Help From The Experts At ALSC

As Canada is still not a member of the Apostille agreement people using Canadian documents internationally in 2019 should know the differences so our experts thought this article would help. You have probably heard the […]

1102, 2019

Czech Republic Canada Document Authentication Legalization Process – Help From The Experts At ALSC

By |February 11th, 2019|Categories: Country|Tags: |Comments Off on Czech Republic Canada Document Authentication Legalization Process – Help From The Experts At ALSC

Validating Canadian Documents for use in the Czech Republic

The Czech Republic, now technically referred to as Czechia, has a reputation as a popular tourist destination in central Europe. However, it has much more than that […]

701, 2019

ALSC Makes Authentication Legalization Easy, Fast & Affordable Across Canada – Help From The Experts At ALSC

By |January 7th, 2019|Categories: ALSC Service Centers|Comments Off on ALSC Makes Authentication Legalization Easy, Fast & Affordable Across Canada – Help From The Experts At ALSC

We are proud to hold the title of one of the most accessible companies in our industry having over a dozen service centers across Canada to serve our clients. There are ALSC authentication and legalization […]

2711, 2018

Bringing Prescription Drugs from Canada to the UAE, Kuwait, or Qatar – How To From The Experts At ALSC

By |November 27th, 2018|Categories: Authentication and Legalization Process, Document Types|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Bringing Prescription Drugs from Canada to the UAE, Kuwait, or Qatar – How To From The Experts At ALSC

There are many places around the world that are very selective of what they permit anyone to bring into their country, whether prescription drugs, pets, or even select items. Gulf countries such as the UAE, […]

2011, 2018

Don’t risk your important international document with bad shipping choices– Help From The Experts At ALSC

By |November 20th, 2018|Categories: Authentication and Legalization Process|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Don’t risk your important international document with bad shipping choices– Help From The Experts At ALSC

With the current Canada Post rotating strikes and their rejection of a cooling off period the need to have documents safely delivered in a timely manner could not be more important for those with international […]

1311, 2018

Embassy Requirements for Legalization at an Embassy in Canada – Help From The Experts At ALSC

By |November 13th, 2018|Categories: Authentication and Legalization Process|Comments Off on Embassy Requirements for Legalization at an Embassy in Canada – Help From The Experts At ALSC

The challenges with validating Canadian documents for use abroad

If you have had to use Canadian documents outside of Canada you can probably still remember the complicated process you have to go through. If you’re unfamiliar, […]

511, 2018

Help! My Canadian document was rejected overseas! – Help From The Experts At ALSC

By |November 5th, 2018|Categories: Authentication and Legalization Process|Tags: , |Comments Off on Help! My Canadian document was rejected overseas! – Help From The Experts At ALSC

In the world of validating official documents for use abroad, there are a lot of things that can go wrong. This is why our services are so popular: we protect against the common delays, mistakes, […]

2410, 2018

Authentication and Legalization Canada, Fast! – How To From The Experts At ALSC

By |October 24th, 2018|Categories: Authentication and Legalization Process|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Authentication and Legalization Canada, Fast! – How To From The Experts At ALSC

How Fast Can You Authenticate and Legalize my Canadian Document?

Aside from “how can I get free shipping via your service centers?” and “where can I leave a review for your amazing services?”, “how quickly can […]

1710, 2018

Canadian Cannabis Corporate Document Authentication Legalization – How To From The Experts At ALSC

By |October 17th, 2018|Categories: Document Types|Comments Off on Canadian Cannabis Corporate Document Authentication Legalization – How To From The Experts At ALSC

 
Global Cannabis Partnerships With Canadian Marijuana Corporations

The recent decision to legalize marijuana in Canada has resulted in an explosion of growth in the cannabis industry across the country. Dozens of companies are developing cannabis products, […]