Document Authentication Canada provides consulting and support services for document attestation for use outside of Canada. Documents undergo a complex process of document attestation for the destination country in order to be considered legally valid abroad. This process consists of two steps - document verification by the Canadian authorities and document legalization at the embassy of the country where the documents are intended to be used. The process of document verification is called document authentication in Canada and is performed by Global Affairs Canada. Countries that are part of the Hague Apostille Convention refer to this process as document apostille.
Document Authentication Canada is an all-in-one solution for document authentication and legalization needs worldwide. We pride ourselves on offering the best document attestation and legalization services in Ottawa, Canada for the following countries:
We assist with a range of activities pertaining to document authentication & legalization, also known as document apostille or document attestation. Our services include document notarization, obtaining certified true copies and getting supporting documents or certified translations.
Document authentication (a.k.a apostille or attestation) is performed by Global Affairs Canada to certify the validity of the signature, the authority of the signature and identify the stamp or seal on the document.
To have an apostilled or authenticated document officially recognized in another country, you need to go through the process of document legalization which involves submitting documents at the appropriate embassy or consulate. Leverage our expertise to have it done in an accurate and timely manner.
The following are answers to the most common questions we get about document authentication & embassy legalization in Canada.
No, we work with all embassies that are present in Ottawa, Canada. Let us know about your case and we will get back to you with the information on the requirements pertaining to your specific country.
The documents listed in the document list are the ones that are legalized most often. Most documents can be authenticated and legalized. Learn more which documents cannot be legalized in the answer below.
Here at DAC, our document authentication and legalization services start at C$90 per document. Bulk order discounts and faster processing prices are also available.
If any of the documents do not meet the proper form, miss supporting documents or otherwise fail to meet the requirements, your documents may be declined authentication and/or legalization. In this case, the processing time will take longer subject to you having to resupply the documents in full compliance.
Document Authentication Canada thoroughly checks the requirements for each specific case to make sure you don't pay double. We also deliver your documents to both Global Affairs Canada and your Embassy in Ottawa in person which greatly speeds up the process. See our service packages for further details.
We pride ourselves on offering the best service in Document Apostille, Document Attestation, Document Authentication and Document Legalization.
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Providing fully comprehensive service covering all aspects of authenticating and legalizing your documents, Document Authentication Canada is your no.1 solution for urgent document processing. Offering fast delivery, regular updates & years of experience with Global Affairs Canada, you're guaranteed to receive premium service every step of the way.
This means you get:
Peace of mind knowing your documents will be ready for important deadlines
Save money needed to travel to Ottawa to process your documents in person
Save weeks of processing time with our express service