If you wish to use the document issued in the USA in the UAE, you must get them attested. The government of the UAE doesn’t recognize any document or certificate issued in the USA unless it is attested. The attestation of the document gives it a seal of approval that it is authentic and genuine. It verifies that the certificate holder is what they claim to be. Also known as legalization, the attestation of the US birth certificate, apostille marriage certificate, and degrees are important if you wish to move to the UAE or are applying for a job, visa or education here. People from other countries also have to go through their certificate and degree attestation in the UAE.

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US Certificate Attestation in Dubai

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  • Elementary Legalization By the Registrars
  • Intermediate Legalization By the Foreign and Commonwealth Office
  • Final Legalization By the UAE Consulate and MOFA in UAE

UK Certificate Attestation Process for UAE

Any USA certificates need to be attested in the US first and then in the UAE. The process is simple, but it can be time-consuming. Therefore, most people use professional US certificate attestation services for this task. Benchmark Attestation is one of the leading companies offering US certificate attestation in Dubai. We have been helping people looking for professional attestation services for many years now. People from different countries prefer us to our competitors because of the premium quality service at reasonable rates.

Steps to Follow

A birth, marriage, or degree certificate issued in the US needs to be attested by the US first and then by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in the UAE. Here are the steps to be followed:

Authentication

The first step of US certificate attestation is getting it verified by the Secretary of State of the same state, i.e., where the certificate was originally issued.

Apostille

Apostille certificates are issued in the countries where the Hague Convention is enforced. It indicates that a public authority has issued the seals and signatures on the public documents. Once you have gotten your certificates attested by the Secretary of the respective state, i.e., where it was issued, the next step is to get them verified by the Authentications Office of the US Department of State. An apostille will be attached to your document here. You will need the following documents for the completion of this step:

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  • All documents are translated from any foreign language to English
  • A request of Authentication Service Form no: DS-4194. Mention UAE in the Country of Use in section 4 of the said form
  • If you are currently present in the US, you can also avail the walk-in service to get your birth or marriage certificate attested on the same day. The walk-in timings are 7:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. If you are sending it through the mail, the attestation process will require 18 working days.

Legalization

The next step in your US birth certificate, marriage certificate, or degree attestation for the UAE is to get it authenticated by the UAE Embassy located in Washington DC. You can contact the UAE Embassy at the following address:

3522 International Court, N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20008
Telephone: (202) 243-2400
http://uae-embassy.org/

The Embassy will put the final seal of attestation on your US documents. The only thing left now is getting your US documents attested by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in the UAE. Once you are done with this step, you can use your US documents and certificates in the UAE as and when needed.

If you choose Benchmark Attestation for your US certificate attestation in Dubai, you will only need to provide us with your

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  • Original certificate and
  • A copy of your passport

We will take care of the rest.