Portugal Documents Legalization | Attestation | Apostille
Portugal is one of the oldest nation-states in the world with a rich cultural and historical heritage. It is a developed country with an advanced economy and high standards of living. Lisbon is the largest city and the capital of Portugal. It is an alpha-level global city. When planning to go abroad for tourism, education, or business, the Portuguese people need to get their documents apostilled. Due to the legal formalities entailed in this process, it is always better to proceed with the help of experts. At BVS Global, we possess years of experience and consistent approach to provide professional attestation in Portugal and more than 100 other countries.
When applying for an apostille in Portugal, you need to obtain several certifications and attestations as required by the Embassy officials. To initiate these procedures, you should prepare the relevant documents in a prescribed format and submit them within the stipulated deadlines. Most importantly, you need to follow a standard procedure applicable to all Hague Convention signatories.
We provide Portugal document legalization or Apostille, for any type of Portugal issued documents for use in any country. However, the process may vary depending on the document and the laws of the origin & destination country. The Portugal Ministry of Foreign Affairs stamp can be replaced by an Apostille, if the origin and destination countries are part of Hague convention 1961. Original certificates required for some countries; a true copy / certified copy would suffice for attestation.
Acceptance or rejection of documents is solely based on discretion of the government authorities concerned. Furthermore, the requirements and processes vary often depending on the government department’s policies, terms and conditions. Please contact our customer service officer for updated fee structure and more information on legalization.
Legalization or Attestation is the process by which government authorities officially endorse a document assuring the receiving country or organization of its authenticity. Likewise, it typically involves two or three levels of attestations across government departments in both countries for Portugal documents.
A proper procedure is applicable for attesting documents in Portugal. Firstly, you need the original copies of the required documents (scanned copies would suffice in some cases) along with a copy of your passport, a declaration form, and power of attorney if applicable. Accordingly, the process of Legalization, Attestation, apostille comprises:
Original certificate(s) or scanned copies (in some cases)
Valid Passport copy
Power of Attorney (if required)
Certificate attestation or Legalization Procedure of Portugal document, to be used in United Arab Emirates (UAE). Originally issued in Portugal.
Documents of Portugal 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, the document needs to be attested by a notary or ministry of education, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and UAE Embassy in Lisbon, Portugal.
*If any embassy or consulate in a particular country is not operational, the document has to be legalized from the nearest government body, having jurisdiction over that country for Attestation or an Apostille
We offer our experience to make legalization as simple as it can be. our experts are well-trained to handle this process smoothly. In addition to that, they can provide Attestation and Apostille in Portugal after considering the requisite parameters. Furthermore, we provide a comprehensive suite of legalization /Apostille services that include consulate or embassy legalization, Apostille from the member nations of Hague Convention 1961, and attestation from the state governments and ministries. Most importantly, we can manage the attestation of every type of document needed for your international endeavours.
BVS Global has years of experience in handling attestation of valuable certificates and documents legitimately, keeping in mind the security concerns and customer requirements.
We handle Portugal legalization of Personal Documents such as Birth or Death Certificate, Marriage Certificate, Experience/ Employment, degree Certificate and of Commercial documents such as Articles of association, financial documents, Commercial invoice or Bills of lading.
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