Are you looking for an example of a US Department of State Apostille?
An Apostille is simply the name for a specialized certificate, issued by the US Department of State in Washington DC. The Apostille is attached to your original document to verify it is legitimate and authentic so it will be accepted in one of the countries who are members of the Hague Apostille Convention.
The information below is what is included in the apostille:
Country … [country name]
This public document has been signed by … [name]
acting in the capacity of … [function]
bears the seal/stamp of … [authority] certified
at … [location]
the … [date]
by … [name]
No … [apostille registration number]
Seal/stamp … [of the authority giving the apostille]
Signature … [signature of authority giving the apostille]
Below is an example of the US Department of State Apostille. Please note that the look of the apostille may change including the name of the Secretary of State and signature.
Common documents we can apostille are:
- Birth Certificates
- Marriage Certificates
- Death Certificates
- Divorce Decree
- Single Status Affidavit
- Background Checks (Local, State, FBI)
- Power of Attorney
- Copy of U.S. Passport
- Copy of Driver License
- Authorization Letter
- Travel Consent Letter
- Articles of Incorporation
- Certificate of Good Standing
- Certification of Free Sale
- Certification of Origin
- Corporate Power of Attorney
- Commercial Invoice
We can also process documents issued from all 50 U.S. states, District of Columbia, and the U.S. Federal Government. Do you have additional documents from another State? Click on your State to download the order forms.