Apostille Attestation Service

Apostille Service

Implementation of the ‘Apostille’ Convention

With India’s accession to the Hague Convention of October 5, 1961 abolishing the requirement of legalization of foreign public documents (www.hcch.net) Government of India, Ministry of External Affairs at CPV Division, Patiala House will start issuing Apostilles w.e.f. August 29, 2007. Apostille stickers will be issued on the documents –personal like birth, death, affidavits, power of attorneys, marriage etc and educational documents like degree, diplomas, matriculation and secondary level certificates. However, commercial documents are excluded from the purview of the Convention.

Procedure: All documents should be first authenticated by the designated agencies in the State from where thedocument has been issued. In case of personal documents, Home Department/General Administration Department arethe designated authorities. In case of educational documents, State Governments have now opened Regional Authentication Centers (RACs) at various States from where the document should first be attested. Documents attested by these authorities then need to be presented to MEA for issue of Apostilles.

Helpline # 808 806 9000


Apostille Services & Charges
7to10 Working Days
3 to 5 Working days
Only Apostille Rs/-1500 Rs/-2500
Pcc Apostille ( Passport Office } Rs/- 1500 Rs/-2500
Passport Apostille { Org Passport Not Req} Rs/-2000 Rs/-3000
SDM + Apostille - Normal Rs/- 5500 Rs/- 6500
SDM Apostille -Special ( Staff Use ) Rs/-7000 Rs/-8000
Apostille with Home Department Rs/- 6500 { Duration 15 to 20 Working Days } - NA-
Affidavits/Agreement/ Single Status Affidavits etc. Rs/- 5500 Rs/- 7500
Commercial Document (including Champer of Commerce Seal ) Rs/- 5500 Rs/- 7500

Updated on June 5, 2016

HRD ATTESTATION

HRD Attestation is done from the states from which we acquired our certificates. For eg: if you passed your 10'th from kerala attest it on kerala. If you passed your degree from Bangalore you will have to attest your degree certificate from Bangalore.