Apostille for Australia

Apostille of Documents for Australia

Apostille attestation for Australia is the legal process of attesting documents through high government authorities that is acceptable in all countries listed under the Hague Convention. Australia is also a member of the Hague Convention where Apostille is valid legalization to permit entry in Australia. Apostille acts as a legal authentication for your certificates and documents to validate your legitimacy.

Apostille sticker is issued by the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA), Government of India which are generally accepted by the Australian Government and the Australia Embassy. Apostille is a legal sticker that is computer-generated with a unique identification number with a validity of six months. The sticker includes details of the name of the applicant, the name of the document, the name of the officer applying stamp and lastly date of issuance.

Why do you need Apostille for Australia?

There are many reasons to apply for Apostille such as employment visa, work permit, family visa, study visa, sponsor visa and business visa.

People who are travelling to Hauge convention countries like Australia have to get their documents apostilled. They won’t be allowed to enter unless their documents are officially apostilled. It is a mandatory process to obtain Visa for Australia. People willing to travel to Australia should follow a proper and error-free procedure to avoid last-minute complications.

The procedure of Apostille for Australia

The documents require apostille attestation from different departments of government at the state and Central levels.

  1. Human Resource Department or Home Department - Here the document is authenticated from a respective State HRD or State HD authorities where it has been issued. HRD seal is applied at the backside of the document as a pre-authentic attestation.
  2. Ministry of External Affairs (MEA)- Once the document is authenticated at the State government level by HRD or Home Department thereafter the document is Apostilled by MEA by placing an Apostille Sticker on the back of the document with a computer-generated unique identification number.

Please note that once your documents are Apostilled by MEA, you do not need attestation from Australian Embassy. Apostille attestation is acceptable to obtain a visa for Australia.

Types of Documents for Apostille

Documentation for Attestation is generalised into three categories namely Educational, Personal and Commercial. All three types of documents have different procedures to be followed.

  • Process for Educational Documents

    These documents consist of your academic certificates of class 10,12, UG, PG, PHD, diploma is attested as valid proof of your qualifications.

    1. Authentication by State Human Resource Department (HRD)
    2. Apostille by MEA
  • Process for Personal Documents

    Documents like birth, marriage, divorce, medical etc are attested as valid proof of your personal information.

    The Apostille process includes

    1. Authentication by State Home Department.
    2. Apostille by MEA
  • Process for Commercial Documents

    Commercial documents are business-related documents that include registration, power of attorney, articles of association, certificate of origin etc to be attested as proof for your business information.

    The Apostille process includes

    1. Authentication by recognised Chamber of Commerce (COC)
    2. Apostille By MEA

Essential Documents Needed for Australia Apostille

  • Original Documents and Certificates to be attested
  • Passport Size Photograph
  • Passport Copy
  • Copies for Semester Results or Offer Letters, Employment etc.
  • Company letter on its letterhead and other related documents for commercial documents.

Normal Process Time Required for Document Apostille Process for Australia

The process usually takes few working days depending upon the process that needs to be followed. You can fast track the process in case of a short timeline.

Why choose SEPL for Apostille Attestation

Superb Enterprises is a legal outsourced agency officially listed on the panel of MEA. SEPL have years of experience in attestation services. SEPL guarantee genuine attestation services with quality, reliability and security at affordable rates. SEPL have experts to perform all pre authentications and apostille attestation required for Australia. Superb Enterprise assures a speedy and hassle-free process for Apostille attestation.

To make it convenient for customers, SEPL operates its services all over India in
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