Legalization is a drawing up of documents providing for execution of a range of procedures (affixing of seals and stamps of official authorities). Legalization of a document makes it legal not only in the territory of the country of its issue, but also in the territory of foreign countries. There are two kinds of legalization: apostille and consular legalization.
Apostille is a special mark affixed on the official documents of non-commercial nature issued by the authorities and organizations of the countries participating in the Hague Convention on cancellation of requirements regarding legalization of foreign official documents (according to Wikipedia).
Consular legalization provides for a seal affixed by a consulate or an embassy of a foreign country.
Translation Agency “Meridian” (Donetsk) provides services in legalization” affixing of apostille on the documents of the Ministry of Foreign affairs, Ministry of Justice, Ministry of education, Ministry of Health, Ministry of Internal affairs of Ukraine, as well as seals of consulates and embassies of foreign countries.
Cost of legalization (apostille, consular seal) differs depending on the type of a document and required drawing up, that is why to get authentic and actual consultation on legalization issues (apostilization) relating to your documents, please, contact us by phone, by e-mail or by visiting the office of the Translation Agency “Meridian” (Donetsk).
As a rule, legalization (apostilization) is made together with translation and notary’s certification of translation. All these services you may order at our agency, and get a completely legalized document with translation and notary’s certification.