Apostille on Certificate of Secondary Education in Moscow, Russia, CIS Countries
To assess the cost and timing of affixing an apostille on the certificate, please send its scan or a photo. We provide an accurate assessment and all the necessary requirements for this procedure regarding a specific document. Next, it will be necessary to deliver the certificate to our office. It is possible to pay for apostilling a certificate in Moscow, regions of Russia or the CIS countries in US dollars or EURO by through an Invoice or PayPal. A finished document is delivered to 207 countries of the world.
An apostille of the certificate issued in Moscow, Russia or the CIS countries is necessary for your official document on secondary education to be considered legitimate for its use abroad in the territory of the Hague Convention countries.
Apostille shall be affixed by government agencies of the Russian Federation. Affixing an apostille stamp is possible in any of the following ways:
1. Apostille on a certificate with an appendix (original)
2. Apostille of a certificate on the notarized copy
3. Apostille of a certificate on the notarized translation
All of these options have the same legal effect, but different terms and costs.
Affixing an apostille stamp on the original certificate with an appendix falls within the jurisdiction of the Department of Education in Moscow (if the document was issued in Moscow) or at the place of the document issuance if the document was issued in another region. Apostille on the original certificate is a relatively lengthy procedure, due to the verification of the document for authenticity by the Department of Education.
Apostille on the notarized copy of a certificate with an appendix or a notarized translation certified by a Moscow notary is affixed in the Main Directorate of the Ministry of Justice for Moscow (regardless of the initial territorial affiliation of the document). Apostille of the certificate of secondary education through a notarized copy or notarized translation may take different periods depending on urgency.
The Moscow Time Translation Agency provides an opportunity to affix an apostille urgently on the said type of documents; please check with a Moscow Time specialist for the possibility of an urgent apostille regarding your document.