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How does attestation help?

Attestation of your original certificates proves valid in Gulf countries for getting Employment Visa, Family Visa, and Dependant visa. Trade Visa from Labor department of UAE.

What kind of documents can I get Attested

We have a list of documents that get attested or apostiled for you. Please check the list of documents under Services. We are always striving to constantly looking to widen our services to wrap a various variety of credentials. Please feel free to contact us .

I am confused. Do I need apostille or embassy legalization?

This is the most common question asked by our customers. Whether you need embassy legalization or apostille depends on the country in which you use the document. We have described the difference between the two procedures on our home page. You can find this out by scrolling to the bottom of the home page and selecting your country from the drop down menu. For further information, please check our links page.

What should be done in case of Loss of Original Education Certificates?

First step you need to do is go to the nearest police station and file a complaint and get a copy of FIR, Then go to University /college/Document issuing Authority and submit an application for Duplicate certificate.

I am in a hurry. Can you help?

Our Expert team helps you in expediting the process and make sure you get your documents well ahead of your requirement.

Why attestation is done?

When you present a legal document in a foreign country, it is often very difficult to determine whether the document is genuine and legal and therefore overseas governments sometimes need proof that the Indian documents which you hold is a genuine and not fake, or the signatures of Indian officials on documents, are genuine before they will accept them. Attested documents then can be used to procure jobs or to get admission in various courses etc. Attestation is universal whether you come from Srilanka or America or India. It is the verification of the document. In the attestation / legalization process your documents passes through various levels of department to confirm that this document is genuine. The attestation process first starts from state level from where the document has been issued (such as Home department/ HRD/ GAD of states) and after that Central Govt level, Ministry of External affairs (MEA) and at last Certificate attestation has to be completed from the Embassy/Consulate in India of the Country where the purpose of the document lies.

What is the duration of attestation of Educational documents?

In case of HRD attested documents, it normally takes 8 to 10 days for attestation from all departments including Ministry of External Affairs and Embassies like QATAR ,U.A.E, OMAN, BAHRAIN ,SAUDI ARABIA,etc... Documents that require HRD or GAD attestation will first go for verification and the duration depends upon the completion of university verification.

What are full forms of the short terms used in this website?

HRD - Human resource Department - This department works under the home ministry of the particular state and maintains the record of all degree certificate issued from universities of that state. GAD - General Administrative Department SDM - Sub Divisional Magistrate.

What documents are required to be sent for attestations?

If it is an Educational Document, you need to send your original degree along with a copy of your Passport and a copy of your Visa (Wherever Applicable). If it is a Marriage Certificate/Affidavit or a Birth Certificate, you need to send the Original Certificate copy of your Passport and a copy of your Visa (Wherever Applicable).