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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.

2204, 2017

Regina Apostille Authentication Legalization Services – We Can Help!

By |April 22nd, 2017|Categories: ALSC Service Centers|Comments Off on Regina Apostille Authentication Legalization Services – We Can Help!

 

Having a Saskatchewan document validated for use internationally can be frustrating let alone knowing whether it should follow the apostille or authentication and legalization process. As the Canadian experts for international document certification this is […]

1004, 2017

What is Authentication of Documents?

By |April 10th, 2017|Categories: Authentication and Legalization Process|Tags: |Comments Off on What is Authentication of Documents?

 

Authentication of documents is not something you hear about until you need it. You are probably familiar with the more common form of the word authentication: authentic. If something is authentic that means it is […]

1403, 2017

Apostille Canada Hague Convention – What You Need To Know

By |March 14th, 2017|Categories: Authentication and Legalization Process|Tags: |Comments Off on Apostille Canada Hague Convention – What You Need To Know

Apostille Canada what is it or how do I get one? Are probably the two most common questions that we have gotten over the past 25 years of providing our specialized international document services. After […]

803, 2017

Welcome To Our New ALSC Team Member

By |March 8th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Welcome To Our New ALSC Team Member

 

Meet Filip Krupka, the newest member of the ALSC team. We are excited to welcome him on board due to his ability to cater to our clients in Czech, English, French and Spanish. His past […]

2009, 2016

Need Calgary Apostille Authentication Legalization Services? We Can Help Here’s How

By |September 20th, 2016|Categories: ALSC Service Centers|Comments Off on Need Calgary Apostille Authentication Legalization Services? We Can Help Here’s How

Calgary Apostille Authentication Legalization Services has been our specialty for over 25 years and now our newly opened ALSC Service Center has made it even easier for those needing our services. Like many of our […]

909, 2016

Vancouver Apostille Authentication Legalization Services – Find Apostille Authentication Legalization Service Office in Vancouver

By |September 9th, 2016|Categories: ALSC Service Centers|Comments Off on Vancouver Apostille Authentication Legalization Services – Find Apostille Authentication Legalization Service Office in Vancouver

 

Vancouver Apostille, Authentication and Legalization Services is what we have specialized in for 25 years, helping people to use their Canadian document internationally worry free. Whether it’s Apostille or Authentication Legalization of a British Columbia […]

2608, 2016

Toronto Apostille Authentication Legalization Services

By |August 26th, 2016|Categories: ALSC Service Centers|Tags: |Comments Off on Toronto Apostille Authentication Legalization Services

Toronto Apostille Authentication Legalization Services – Do you live in the Greater Toronto Area and have been asked to get an Apostille or Authenticate Legalize a Canadian document to be used in a foreign country? […]

902, 2016

Authenticate Legalize Canadian Degree-Police Check for Spain

By |February 9th, 2016|Categories: Country|Comments Off on Authenticate Legalize Canadian Degree-Police Check for Spain

Legalisation of a Canadian Degree to study in Spain is a service we have specialized in for over 20 years. If you are planning on attending University in Spain, as part of the application process, […]

102, 2016

Canadians Who Buy-Sell U.S. Property Need Apostille Authentication Legalization Services

By |February 1st, 2016|Categories: Country, Document Types|Tags: , |Comments Off on Canadians Who Buy-Sell U.S. Property Need Apostille Authentication Legalization Services

Canadians Selling or Buying a U.S. property will get asked by their real estate agent or Lawyer to get a U.S. Apostille for documents related to the closing. What does this mean? Good question and one […]

1512, 2015

Global Affairs Canada Document Authentication or Apostille – What is the difference?

By |December 15th, 2015|Categories: Authentication and Legalization Process|Comments Off on Global Affairs Canada Document Authentication or Apostille – What is the difference?

Apostille certificates are only issued in countries that have signed the Hague Apostille agreement, which Canada has not. To find out what countries that have signed the Apostille agreement to find out more click here. If […]

2711, 2015

Marriage & Birth Certificate Apostille for United States Military Personnel

By |November 27th, 2015|Categories: Country|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Marriage & Birth Certificate Apostille for United States Military Personnel

Being in the United States military, you might get a request from your Commanding Officer to get an Apostille for your Canadian documents like a Marriage Certificate, Birth Certificate or any other document that originates […]

2011, 2015

Global Affairs Canada Authentication Services Section New Name

By |November 20th, 2015|Categories: Authentication and Legalization Process|Tags: , |Comments Off on Global Affairs Canada Authentication Services Section New Name

The Right Honorable Justin Trudeau’s Liberal Government is changing the name of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada to the simpler Global Affairs Canada. The department had seen its name changed before on June 26, […]

1211, 2015

Thank you to all the members who stopped by our booth at the Canadian Chamber of Commerce AGM.

By |November 12th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Thank you to all the members who stopped by our booth at the Canadian Chamber of Commerce AGM.

203, 2015

Apostille Authentication Legalization document system changes for Ecuador in Canada

By |March 2nd, 2015|Categories: Country|Tags: |Comments Off on Apostille Authentication Legalization document system changes for Ecuador in Canada

 

Steps to have your Canadian Corporate documents accepted in Ecuador to do business

If you are doing business or have personal interests in Ecuador its important to know they have changed the document Apostille, Authentication and […]

312, 2014

Apostille Documents for a United States Bank Account closure using an authentication and legalization service in Canada

By |December 3rd, 2014|Categories: Country|Tags: |Comments Off on Apostille Documents for a United States Bank Account closure using an authentication and legalization service in Canada

For whatever the personal circumstances like Divorce, Death, Bankruptcy, Business Closure or maybe just moving outside of the United States (U.S.) you may need to close a bank account. As you might know by researching, […]

2611, 2014

In Australia the Apostille, Authentication, Legalization of a Certificate of Incorporation for Canadian Performers saves excess withholding tax

By |November 26th, 2014|Categories: Country|Tags: |Comments Off on In Australia the Apostille, Authentication, Legalization of a Certificate of Incorporation for Canadian Performers saves excess withholding tax

Over the past 20 years it has been a pleasure to assist various Canadian artists who have performed in Australia. Either assisting the artist(s) directly or through their artists management company our specialized team has […]

1911, 2014

They asked me to get an Apostille or Authenticate and Legalize my Canadian Marriage Certificate how do I do that?

By |November 19th, 2014|Categories: Document Types|Tags: , |Comments Off on They asked me to get an Apostille or Authenticate and Legalize my Canadian Marriage Certificate how do I do that?

Many of our clients, for reasons including a work visa, citizenship immigration application or just for proof of marriage, have been be asked to have their marriage certificate from Canada recognized in another country. The […]

605, 2014

Authentication Legalization Services Canada named to the Better Business Bureau 2013 Honour Roll

By |May 6th, 2014|Categories: Authentication and Legalization Process|Comments Off on Authentication Legalization Services Canada named to the Better Business Bureau 2013 Honour Roll

Once again, with thanks to our clients, we have been named to the BBB’s Honour Roll. As the only authentication and legalization service in Canada to be awarded this designation we see it as a […]

3004, 2014

How to use your Canadian document in Hungary the authentication and legalization process

By |April 30th, 2014|Categories: Country|Tags: |Comments Off on How to use your Canadian document in Hungary the authentication and legalization process

Before using your document from Canada in Hungary it must be authenticated and legalized. This applies to documents such as birth certificate, marriage certificate, legal document, corporate document ask us about your document.

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1404, 2014

Divorce Certificate Decree for use outside Canada the Apostille, Authentication and Legalization Requirements

By |April 14th, 2014|Categories: Document Types|Tags: |Comments Off on Divorce Certificate Decree for use outside Canada the Apostille, Authentication and Legalization Requirements

There are many reasons why you may be asked to provide your Divorce Certificate or Divorce Decree, such as a new marriage, immigration or to simply have it recognized in another country. Whatever the reason, […]

404, 2014

Getting your TESOL/TESL Certification documents authenticated and legalized to teach English as a second language abroad

By |April 4th, 2014|Categories: Document Types|Tags: |Comments Off on Getting your TESOL/TESL Certification documents authenticated and legalized to teach English as a second language abroad

 

Please note before reading that Global Affairs Canada has recently changed its rules for authenticating these style of documents and we recommend reading more about them here as it is more up to date.

Congratulations now that […]

2603, 2014

How to order a Divorce Certificate or Estate Court document for the Apostille, Authentication and Legalization process

By |March 26th, 2014|Categories: Document Types|Tags: |Comments Off on How to order a Divorce Certificate or Estate Court document for the Apostille, Authentication and Legalization process

When dealing with certain life events such as getting married and being previously married or having your divorce recognized outside Canada you may be required to provide a Divorce Certificate, Divorce Judgment, Certificate of Divorce […]

2003, 2014

Degree Attestation getting ready to teach in the United Arab Emirates UAE

By |March 20th, 2014|Categories: Country, Document Types|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Degree Attestation getting ready to teach in the United Arab Emirates UAE

Congratulations you have found your next teaching assignment abroad and it’s in the UAE. As many Canadian teachers have found careers in private and public schools in Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Sharjah, the Expat community has […]

1703, 2014

Foreign Affairs Canada recommends our service and so does the competition!

By |March 17th, 2014|Categories: Authentication and Legalization Process|Comments Off on Foreign Affairs Canada recommends our service and so does the competition!

It came up recently assisting a client who had contacted us via Facebook that our old press release was being used in the industry, check us out on Facebook. It came as no surprise since […]

1203, 2014

Canada: Visa From Qatar

By |March 12th, 2014|Categories: Country|Tags: , |Comments Off on Canada: Visa From Qatar

In order for you to obtain a work visa to work in Qatar or the United Arab Emirates (UAE) you will need to have your professional educational certifications such as degree, diploma or professional certificate […]