Notarial Services

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  • What does a Notary do

    Notaries can carry out a wide range of legal work, but in this country the main part of the Notary's role is the authentication or validation of legal documents for use in other countries. This can involve, for example, witnessing signatures to documents...
  • What does legalisation mean

    Some countries stipulate that 'notarised' documents must be 'legalised'. This is a process of 'double check' to ensure that the Notary's signature is genuine and recognised by the relevant country.  In some cases the country...
  • What is a Notary Public

    A Notary Public is an officer of the law who holds an internationally recognised public office.  Overseas authorities are therefore able to rely on the Notary's signature and seal to verify that documents have been properly signed or...
  • What is an Apostille

    An Apostille is a certificate issued by our Foreign and Commonwealth Office confirming the authenticity of a public officer's signature or seal. Some countries require an Apostille to be attached to a document notarised by a Notary Public before...

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