Certificate Attestation / Apostille – Kuwait

As a Gulf country in the West Asia, Kuwait is known for the massive oil reserves that were discovered in 1938. It has a high-income economy with the sixth largest oil reserves in the world. Kuwait City is the capital of Kuwait and a cultural epicenter of the country. Many people go out of Kuwait for tourism, education, or work purposes every year. They need to get their public documents attested by the competent authorities for expediting the immigration process. As a professionally managed company, we provide specialized attestation in Kuwait. You can rely on our expertise because it has been garnered by consistent efforts made by our teams for a long time.

The Process of Attestation in Kuwait:

Under this process, you need to submit your public documents at different levels of government departments for authentication and legalization. It is mandatory to apply with the original copies of the required documents, a passport copy, and other paperwork as demanded by the authorities. Usually, this process differs from one country to another. This differentiation depends on the nature of documents or purpose of attestation as mentioned in the application. It mainly includes the following steps:

  • Applying for legal translation if required by the Embassy.
  • Applying for state certifications or notarization as per the legalization requirements in Kuwait.
  • Applying for attestation from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Kuwait.
  • Applying for attestation from the Consulate Office or Embassy in Kuwait.

Why You Need It

When a document is attested, it eliminates all worries regarding the genuineness of the documentation and eases the process of your international endeavor. Such authentication is a legal necessity for all cross-border undertakings involving personal or career-related advancements:

  • Embassies or consulates for visa or passport issuance
  • Immigration office in case of visa application, emigration request or work status change etc.
  • World education services (WES) and International qualifications assessment (IQAS) verification
  • Equivalency requirements for Ministry of Education (MOE) or Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research (MOHESR)

How Can We Help?

Due to the multiple steps of this process, we ensure a professional approach to maintaining the strict adherence to the standard guidelines. Our certified experts maintain consistent contact with our legalization partners for faster approval of your documents. We undertake the safest procedure to minimize the delays and rejections by authorities.

As a trusted service provider, we maintain professionalism in our specialized solutions. Whenever you get stuck in this process, our experts will be available to resolve your queries and ensure timely completion of attestation for your documents.

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Document Attestation through BVS Global

As a complex process, requiring careful attention to details, getting a document attested demands expertise and a full understanding of the procedures involved. Handling it on your own can mean unnecessary delay, slipups and expenses.

BVS Global has years of experience in handling attestation of valuable certificates and documents legitimately, keeping in mind the security concerns and customer requirements. Our attestation services include:

  • Embassy & Consulate Attestation
  • Apostille from countries part of Hague convention
  • Attestation from state government departments and ministries

We handle attestation of Personal Documents such as Birth or Death Certificate, Marriage Certificate, Experience/ Employment Certificate and of Commercial documents such as Articles of association, financial documents, Commercial invoice or Bills of lading.

Reach Out to BVS Global Attestation Services

BVS Global Services is a one stop shop for all document authentication services. We provide verification and attestation in more than 100 countries, translation services in over 200 languages. We also provide visa concierge facilities in over 80 countries.

Attestation or legalization Process for documents from Kuwait

Ministry of Education or notary in Kuwait

Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Kuwait or an Apostille

Embassy or Consulate in Kuwait

Ministry of foreign affairs of the destination country


Original certificate(s)

Passport copy

Declaration form

Power of Attorney (if required)

Document Types

Types of Personal Documents

ACPO – ACRO – NIS Certificate attestation

POA - Power of Attorney Attestation

Adoption certificate legalization

Affidavit attestation

Certificate of residency attestation

Certified language translations

Copies of personal documents such as passports and references attestation

Copy Passports driver’s licenses and other identity documents attestation

Court Document authentication

Criminal Record Checks (CRB) attestation

Decree Absolute or Nisi attestation

Divorce certificate or decrees issued by the Family Court attestation

Driving License attestation

Employment Awards attestation

Employment Letters attestation

Finger print certificate attestation

Grant of Probate certificate legalization

Health certificate attestation

Letters of Attendance attestation

Letters of Authorization

Life certificates attestation

Marriage Certificate attestation

No Impediment Certificate attestation

No Impediment to Overseas Marriages certificates legalization

Ministry of justice attestation on translated documents

Notary Public witnessed documents

Police clearance certificate attestation

Police Letters legalization

Power of Attorney witnessed by a solicitor

Probate documents and wills attestation

Single Status certificates attestation

Solicitor signed documents attestation

Birth Certificate Attestation

Personal Status Certificate Attestation

Singleness Certificate Attestation

Certificate of No Marriage Record Attestation

Death Certificate Attestation

Certificate of Indemnity Attestation

FIR Report Attestation

Experience Letter Attestation

School leaving certificate attestation

Good Conduct certificate attestation

NBI clearance certificate attestation

Process of Attesting Personal Documents

Legal Translation from Kuwait (If Necessary)

Notary in Kuwait

Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Kuwait or an Apostille

Embassy or consulate in Kuwait

Process of attesting educational documents

Legal Translation from Kuwait (If Necessary)

Ministry of Education in Kuwait

Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Kuwait or an Apostille

Embassy or consulate in Kuwait

Process of Attesting Commercial Document

Concerned authority or Govt. department in Kuwait

Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Kuwait or an Apostille

Embassy or consulate in Kuwait

Example of document attestation procedure for use in UAE

Certificate attestation or Legalization Procedure of Kuwait document, to be used in United Arab Emirates (UAE). Originally issued in Kuwait.

Documents of Kuwait origin – such as Personal, Educational, and Commercial documents have to be attested from Ministry of foreign affairs (MOFA) UAE. Prior to Ministry of foreign affairs UAE attestation, the document has to be attested by a notary or ministry of education in Kuwait, Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Kuwait and UAE Embassy in Kuwait.

*If any embassy or consulate in a particular country is not operational, the document would be directed to the nearest government body, which has the jurisdiction over that country for attestation or an Apostille

BVS Global provides attestation, legalization, authentication, verifications, and Apostille service for personal, educational or commercial documents

We provide attestations, legalizations or apostilles, for any type of Kuwait documents for usage in other countries besides the UAE. Kindly note the process may vary depending on the document and the laws of the origin & destination country. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs may be replaced by an apostille, if the origin or destination countries are part of Hague convention 1961. Original certificates may not be required for some countries.

Acceptance or rejection of documents is solely based on discretion of the government authorities concerned. Furthermore, the requirements and processes may vary from time to time depending on the government department’s policies, terms and conditions. Please contact our customer service officer for updated fee structure and more information.

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