Marriage Certificate Apostille, Legalization or Attestation is required when a person is going abroad for study, job or migration purpose. The Apostille of Marriage Certificate could be completed after the Attestation of the General Administrative Department or the Regional Attestation Department or the Home Department of the issuing state of India. The Apostille authority is the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA), Government of India.
The Marriage Certificate Apostille is required only and only if the destination Country is the Hague Conventional Country (HCC). If the destination Country is the non-Hague Conventional Country the Marriage certificate will be legalized from the Destination Country’s Embassy present in India after the Attestation of Ministry of External Affairs (MEA), Government of India.
The Marriage Certificate Attestation, Apostille or Embassy Legalization will be done only on the original Marriage Certificate and there is no provision to Attest the Marriage Certificate on the photocopy or on the Xerox copy of the Marriage Certificate. The time frame and the process to Attest the Marriage certificate could differ and it depends on destination country. As an example, if a person wish to go in Hague Conventional Country (HCC), then the Marriage Certificate needs to be Apostilled from Ministry of External Affairs (MEA). The Marriage Certificate Apostille process could be done in two steps: firstly, the Marriage certificate will be attested from designated agency / signatory of Government of India and finally the Marriage certificate will be Apostilled from Ministry of External Affairs (MEA), Government of India. The time frame and the requirement of the supporting documents differ on the origin state of the Marriage Certificate in India which to be Apostilled.
The Apostilled Marriage Certificate is required when a person is going for one of the Country in Albania, Andorra, Antigua & Barbuda, Argentina, Australia, Azerbaijan, Austria, Barbados, Bahamas, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Botswana, Brunet Darussalam, China (People Republic), Cook Island, Colombia, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech (Republic), Denmark, Dominica, Ecuador, El-Salvador, Estonia, Fiji, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Grenada, Georgia, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Kazakhstan, Korea, Latvia, Liberia, Lesotho, Lecithin, Luxemburg, Malta, Malawi, Marshal Island, Mauritius, Mexico, Moldova (Republic), Monaco, Montenegro, Nambe, Nether Land, New Zealand, Niue, Norway, Poland, Panama, Portugal, Romania, Russian Federation, Samoa, San Marino, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent & The Grenadines, Serbia, South Africa, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Suriname, Sweden, Swaziland, Switzerland, Seychelles, The Former Yugoslav Republic Tonga, Trinidad & Tobago, Turkey, Ukraine, United State of America, United Kingdom of Great Britain, Venezuela
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Marriage Certificate Attestation and Embassy Legalization is required for the countries which are not the member of Hague Conventional Country (HCC). In this case the Marriage Certificate firstly will be attested from the designated agency or signatory of Government of India then it will be attested by the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA), Government of India and finally the Marriage Certificate will be attested or legalized from the destination country’s Embassy or Consulate present in India. The time requirement to complete the Marriage Certificate legalization depends on the origin state of India as we’ll as the destination countries Embassy or Consulate.
The Embassy legalized Marriage Certificate is required for Afghanistan, Alaska, Algeria, American Samoa, Angola, Anguilla, United Arab Emirates (USA), Armenia, Aruba, Azores, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Benin, Bermuda, Bhutan, Bolivia, Brazil, Brunei, Burkina Faso, Burma (Myanmar), Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Canary Islands, Cape Verde, Cayman Islands, Central African Rep., Chad, Channel Islands, Chile, China, Christmas Island, Comoros, ....Read More