Police Check Authentication Legalization or Police Check Apostille
Canadian Police Check Certificates being used outside the country must be authenticated and legalized before they will be accepted as valid. The validation process of Police Check Authentication Legalization may also be called Police Check Apostille or Attestation in other countries but is recognized as the equivalent. You may have been asked to provide a police record check for a new job, immigration, or attend or teach school abroad. Whatever the reason, we can help.
We have be helping people authenticate and legalize police checks for 20+ years for countries such as the Netherlands, Panama and Spain where it is known as Police Check Apostille, and the UAE, Kuwait and Qatar where it is called Police Check Attestation Legalization. Authenticating your police check with us in Canada for international use is easy.
Do you have the correct Police Check for Authentication?
It is important to make sure you have the correct type of Police Check for the specific purpose and country in which you will be using it. This will ensure police check authentication at Global Affairs Canada Authentication Services Section and also legalization at the embassy consulate. Let’s start with the first step of police check authentication that takes place at Global Affairs Canada here in Ottawa.
Global Affairs Canada Police Check Authentication Rules
How to get a Police Check for Authentication and Legalization
If you are currently outside Canada and need an RCMP criminal record check feel free to mention that you need assistance. The agencies we work with can assist you from anywhere in the world to obtain one and send the RCMP certificate directly to our office to speed the police check authentication process. If you are in Canada you can simply search for an agency in your area that provides digital fingerprinting services and have the results sent directly to us.
Police Check Legalization – Attestation At The Embassy Consulate
The second step of Police Check 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. Our document legalization services will take care of all of that making sure it gets done correctly and meets your time line. After your police check 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 your Police Check
If you have been asked to get a police check authenticated and legalized or Apostilled you may have other documents such as a Birth Certificate, Marriage Certificate, or Degree that require authentication and legalization. We can help you authenticate and legalize these and more documents when you use our Quick & Easy Verification on our home page.
Now that we have helped confirm that you have the correct type of Police Check, you are ready to begin the process of Police Check Authentication Legalization process also known as Police Check Apostille Certification. Click below to get started with Canada’s experts!