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Which Documents can be Apostilled (Legalised) ?

We can only obtain Apostilles for documents that have been issued within the UK.

The table below shows a list of the documents which are most commonly and frequently submitted to us for legalising. It's not an exhaustive list so don't worry if your document isn't listed below - Simply Email us with your requirements!

Not Allowed = Photocopy Not Allowed i.e. The Original Document must be submitted.


Original

Photocopy

Documents we can issue with an Apostille Certificate

Tier 1

Not Allowed

A UK document - that has already been signed by a UK Solicitor or Notary.

Tier 1

Not Allowed

Association of Chief Police Officer (ACPO) certificates - Original signed by an ACPO official.

Tier 1

Not Allowed

Adoption Certificates - Original or original official copies issued by the General Register Office (GRO) or local Registry Offices

Tier 1

Tier 2

Affidavits and statutory declarations - that have already been signed by a UK solicitor or Notary

Tier 2

Not Allowed

Basic Disclosure - Not signed by a UK solicitor / Notary Public nor signed by an official at Disclosure Scotland

Tier 1

Not Allowed

Basic Disclosure - signed by a UK solicitor / Notary Public or signed by an official at Disclosure Scotland

Tier 1

Not Allowed

Birth Certificates (UK)- Original or original official copies issued by the General Register Office (GRO) or local Registry Offices

Tier 1

Not Allowed

British Overseas Territory issued documents - signed by an official of the Government in the Territory concerned.

Tier 1

Not Allowed

Certificate of No Impediment (CNIs) - Original or official copies issued by the General Register Office (GRO) or local Registry Offices

Tier 2

Tier 2

Change of name by deed poll - Original or original official copies must be sent to us. Scanned signatures from website NOT acceptable

Tier 2

Not Allowed

Civil Partnership Certificates - Original or original official copies issued by the General Register Office (GRO) or local Registry offices

Tier 1

Tier 2

Company House Documents - signed by an official at companies house

Tier 2

Tier 2

Company House Documents - NOT signed by an official at companies house

Tier 1

Tier 2

Court Document - Issued by UK court and bear the courts original seal of that UK court

Tier 1

Not Allowed

Death Certificate - issued and signed by a UK coroner

Tier 1

Tier 2

Declarations and Notorial Acts - certified by a UK solicitor or Notary

Not Allowed

Tier 2

Driving Licence (UK) - (original UK Driving Licence must be sent to us)

Tier 2

Tier 2

Education Certificates/Document - issued by an accredited education authority in the UK

Tier 2

Not Allowed

Enhanced Disclosure - Original or original official reprinted copies issued by the Criminal Records Bureau (CRB)

Tier 1

Tier 2

Export Certificates - bearing an original signature of an official of a UK Government Department/UK Chambers of Commerce

Tier 2

Tier 2

Export Certificates - NOT bearing an original signature of an official a UK Government Department/UK Chambers of Commerce

Tier 2

Not Allowed

Foreign Language Translations of UK Documents - translation drawn up in the UK and NOT already signed by a UK solicitor.

Tier 1

Not Allowed

Foreign Language Translations of UK Documents - translation drawn up in the UK and already signed by a UK solicitor.

Tier 2

Tier 2

Government Department Documents– Original signed by an official of a UK Government Department.

Tier 2

Tier 2

HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) documents - NOT signed by a HMRC Official

Tier 1

Tier 2

HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) documents - signed by a HMRC Official

Tier 1

Not Allowed

Marriage Certificates (UK) - Original or original official copies issued by the General Register Office (GRO) or local Registry offices.

Tier 1

Not Allowed

Medical documents (reports, letters etc) - original signed by a UK doctor registered to practice with the General Medical Council.

Tier 1

Not Allowed

National Identification Certificates (NIS) - signed by an NIS official

Tier 1

Not Allowed

No Trace Letters - Original or original official copies issued by the General Register Office (GRO) or local Registry offices.

Not Allowed

Tier 2

Passport - (British or Foreign passports accepted). Original must be sent to us.

Tier 1

Not Allowed

Pet Travel Scheme - Original and signed by a qualified Veterinary Surgeon

Tier 1

Tier 2

Power of Attorney - Original and signed by a UK solicitor or Notary

Tier 2

Tier 2

Religious Documents - All original, issued within the UK and not issued by the GRO.

Tier 2

Not Allowed

Standard Disclosure - Original or official reprinted copies issued by the Criminal Records Bureau (CRB)

Tier 1

Tier 2

UK court (county court) documents - Original documents issued by UK courts (with their original seal/stamp)

Tier 1

Tier 2

Will - Original already signed by a UK solicitor or Notary


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