Divorce Certificate Authentication Legalization or Divorce Certificate Apostille
If you are getting married in a foreign country or for other reasons you may need to have your Divorce Certificate authenticated and legalized. The validation process of Divorce Certificate Authentication Legalization may also be called a Divorce Certificate Apostille or Attestation in other countries but is recognized as the equivalent. Authenticating a Death Certificate with us is easy let’s get started with the why and how.
If you are being asked for a Divorce Certificate Apostille it is from a country who has signed the Hague Convention which Canada has not. The important thing to remember is that if you complete the two step authentication and legalization process your Divorce Certificate will be accepted as valid.
Some of the reasons why you may have been asked to get Divorce Certificate Authentication Legalization or Divorce Certificate Apostille maybe for a registration abroad or new marriage whatever the reason we can help.
Global Affairs Canada Divorce Certificate Authentication Rules
Global Affairs Canada Authentication Services Section can authenticate an original or a certified copy of a Divorce Certificate issued by the provincial court. where the divorce application was filed. It’s important to remember for the process we will need the spelling of the name of the court official who signed the Divorce Certificate. If you are unable to confirm the spelling of the signature on the certificate you can contact the court who issued it they will assist you with this. To help get you started you can find links to all the provincial court websites on our Document Authentication Resources page
How to get a Divorce Certificate for Authentication and Legalization
As an alternative to using your original documents, as some of our clients prefer to keep them for future use, we can authenticate a certified copy made by a Canadian lawyer, notary public or commissioner of oaths. If you need help with this ask us about our Notary Services. As an alternative. or of you have misplaced the original, you may be able to request that the court issue a new divorce certificate for the authentication and legalization process. You can find the links to the provincial court houses on our documents resources page.
Divorce Certificate Legalization – Attestation At The Embassy Consulate
The second step of Divorce Certificate Legalization takes place at the embassy consulate of the country where you are going to be using it. Most embassy consulates are located here in Ottawa and charge a fee to provide document legalization services. In addition some have other requirements or processing times that change often. But not to worry our divorce certificate legalization services will take care of all of that making sure it gets done correctly and meets your time line. After the Divorce Certificate has been authenticated and legalized we can return it back to you or anywhere in the world it needs to go using one of our document shipping made easy solutions or using your preferred delivery method.
Documents you may need Authenticated and Legalized with a Divorce Certificate
If you have been asked to get a Divorce Certificate Authenticated and Legalized or Apostilled you may have other documents like a Birth Certificate, Marriage Certificate, Power of Attorney that require authentication and legalization. We can help you authenticate and legalize these or see more documents using our Quick & Easy Verification on our home page.
Now that we have helped confirm that you have the correct type of Divorce Certificate, you are ready to begin the Divorce Certificate Authentication and Legalization process also known as Divorce Certificate Apostille Certification, find out how easy it is using our services.