Notarial Services

 

For U.S. citizens or items involving matters in/from the U.S.

The following documents are required for any Notarial Services:

  • Valid passports or National ID card
  • $50 per signature/stamp (payable in ariary, dollars or credit card)

The following documents are required according to service:

Notorial (Acknowledgment, oath, affirmation, attestation…)

  • Documents to be notarized
  • Physical appearance at the U.S. Embassy
  • A witness (if required for the document)

Certified Copy

  • Copies and Originals documents to be certified with originals.

Affidavit

  • You are responsible to draft and write your own Affidavit.
  • Translators may be required to make an affidavit for the certification of their work.

Important Things to Know:

  • Please be aware of the requirements from the document’s intended use. Example : must you use a special ink color, etc…
  • Please bring a witness to sign the document with you if required to do so.
  • Please do not sign any documents before instructed to do so by the Consul. You will need to sign the document before the consular officer.
  • A document of more than one page will be attached together  with grommets.
  • Notarial services are provided for U.S. citizens. Notarial services are provided for other nationalities may only if the certification is required for use in the United States.
  • Please note that U.S. Embassies and Consulates cannot authenticate diplomas or other documents from universities and other institutions in the United States or provide notarial services related to such credentials.
  • At this time, the U.S. Embassy does not provide notary or authentication services in Comoros.

For more information on Notarial Service please visit this DOS web site at: http://travel.state.gov/law/judicial/judicial_2086.html

Please click here to make an appointment once you have all the documents in order