problems while getting apostille

List of problems you might face while doing an Apostille

Apostille is a procedure where in your documents are legalized in some country other than the country where the documents are issued. It involves certain procedure to follow in order to obtain an Apostille on the back of the Original document.

Following are the steps involved to get Apostille

  • Notary from authorized Personnel.
  • State Authorisation from concerned state department or secreterate.
  • MEA Apostille

Following are the problems you need to endure in order to get apostille

These steps might feel easy but once you get in the mud everything gets dirty.

Time

  • You need lots of it, as a working professional the thing you don’t have is time.
  • First you need to find a notary get the documents notarised from him.
  • Next you have to find the state secretariat, where the state authentication is done, for some the secretariat might be in your home time for others you need to travel to that place deposit the documents, pay the nominal fee and come back to your place wait for 1 weeks then go back to the secretariat again to collect the documents.
  • This is awful amount of time wasted in travelling and don’t forget about the travelling costs.
  • Next find an agent who provides apostille service give the documents to him and get an apostille.

Patience

  • We all  lack this in one or the other time but while doing apostille you must need lots of it, Since there are many government organizations involved  in doing apostille on your document the process is very slow.
  • Check for the secretariat by calling them up if they are there in the office or not, there are some cases people travelled 300 km and came back empty handed.

Confusion

You will for sure be confused regarding the apostille, due to lack of correct information or due to process complication. Confusion leads to errors and the errors with apostille will cost you much more in money as well as time. Confusion would be

  • where to get apostille?
  • Procedures regarding apostille
  • Do I need to get the documents legalized or not?
  • what in the would legalizing mean?

Getting an apostille might be time consuming frustrating and confusing at times, But if can able to put required time and effort that’s great if you cant We are always here for your assistance.