Qatar Document Legalization Attestation

With our close proximity to the Qatar Consulate General in Los Angeles, we can legalize your documents quickly saving you time and money.

The Los Angeles Consulate General of Qatar has jurisdiction over the State of California. In addition, Qatar has four Consulate General offices in the United States: New York, Texas (Houston), California (Los Angeles) and Washington D.C. Each covers a specific jurisdiction.  In this article, we will be covering the Los Angeles office.

In order for the Qatar Consulate General to legalize your documents, they must go through a three-step legalization process.  This process includes authenticating your documents through the State of California, the U.S. Department of State in Washington, D.C. then onto the Qatar Consulate for legalization in Los Angeles.

California Secretary of State Document Authentication Processing Time: The time-frame to authenticate your documents through the California Secretary of State’s office  is the same-day.  Once complete, they will be overnighted to our office in Washington, D.C. to be processed through the U.S. Department of State.

US Department of State Document Authentication Processing Time: The processing time is 3-4 business days.  Please allow 1-2 business days for shipping.

Qatar Los Angeles Consulate Processing Time: 5-7 business days (At the Consulate office in Los Angeles).  The jurisdiction is California.

Here is an illustration to help explain the process better:Document Attestation Certification

Types of Documents:

Birth Certificates

  • Marriage Certificates
  • Death Certificates
  • Divorce Decree
  • Single Status Affidavit
  • Background Checks (Local, State, FBI)
  • Power of Attorney
  • Copy of Passport
  • Copy of Driver License
  • Transcripts
  • Diplomas
  • Authorization Letter
  • Travel Consent Letter
  • Articles of Incorporation
  • Certificate of Good Standing
  • Certification of Free Sale
  • Certification of Origin
  • Corporate Power of Attorney
  • Commercial Invoice

Cost: Contact Us for a price quote.

We can handle your documents from start to finish.  This includes authenticating your document through the California Secretary of State, the U.S. Department of State in Washington, D.C, and the Qatar Consulate office in Los Angeles.

Our fast service ensures your documents will be processed quickly saving you time and money. We have authenticated hundreds of documents through the various Consulate offices in Los Angeles. Call us now for an instant price quote. Thank you.

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Document Attestation | Legalization

California Apostille ServiceCountries who are NOT members of the Hague Apostille convention will require your documents to also be legalized at their Embassy or Consulate office. Depending on the jurisdiction of your documents (The state where your documents originated/notarized from), we can legalize your documents at any Embassy in Washington, D.C. or select Consulate General offices in Los Angeles.

The most common countries we legalize documents for are: China, Brazil, Kuwait, Qatar, United Arab Emirates (UAE), Guatemala, Chile, Indonesia, and Egypt.

Some non-member countries may not require U.S. Department of State certification.  Please Contact Us and let us know what type of documents you have and destined for what country.  We can provide you an good faith estimate on the cost and processing time.

Here is an illustration to help explain the process better.

For example, documents destined for Kuwait require a three step process.  Your documents must first be certified at the State level prior to being submitted for certification through the U.S. Department of State in Washington, D.C.  Once complete, your documents will then be legalized at the Kuwait Embassy or Consulate (Depending on jurisdiction).  Please note that attestation, certification, and legalization have the same underlying meaning.

 

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