The United Arab Emirate s will usually require documents that have been issued in the UK to be attested before they can be used in the UAE. This is a two-step process which requires the addition of an Apostle Stamp by the Foreign & Commonwealth Office, and then subsequent consular attestation by the UAE Embassy in London. The most common documents that require attestation are Birth, Marriage & Death certificates, Educational Qualifications, and Company Registration documents.

For the avoidance of doubt, attestation is sometimes referred to as legalisation.


Certificate Attestation service for UAE, KSA, Qatar, Oman, Kuwait & Bahrain

* Indian Certificates from Delhi / Mumbai & State Home Departments
* Board Certificates
* Degree Certificates
* Diploma Certificates
* Provisional Certificates
* Private Diploma
* Marriage certificates
* Birth Certificates
* Death Certificates
* Experience Certificates
* Transfer Certificates (TC)
* CBSCE Certificates
* Medical Certificate / Report
* Police Clearance Certificate (PCC)
* Divorce papers
* Power of Attorney
* Affidavits
* Company Documents
* Kerala Home Department Attestation for Consulate/Embassy requirements.
* Karnataka Home Department Attestation for Consulate/Embassy requirements.
* Tamil Nadu Home Department Attestation for Consulate/Embassy requirements.
* West Bengal Home Department Attestation for Consulate/Embassy requirements.
* Andra Pradesh Home Department Attestation for Consulate/Embassy requirements.
* Delhi Home Department Attestation for Consulate/Embassy requirements.
* Maharashtra Home Department Attestation for Consulate/Embassy requirements.
* Manthralaya Attestation

Certificate Attestation from UAE Foreign Affairs.
Certificate Attestation from Ministry of Justice, Dubai.
Certificate Attestation from Malaysian Consulate, Dubai (except educational).
Certificate Attestation from Pakistan Consulate
Marriage Contract Attestation from Philippine Consulate
Certificate / Document Attestation from all Consulates & Embassies in UAE

Certificate Authentication Service for Philippine Nationals

* Commissioner of Higher Education (CHED)
* Professional Regulation Commission (PRC)
* Land Transportation Office (LTO)
* Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA)
* UAE Embassy in Manila
For Philippine Certificate authentication requirements, please call +97150-744 7833

USA, UK, Canada, Australia Education Certificate Attestation
USA, UK, Canada, Australia Marriage Certificate Attestation
USA, UK, Canada, Australia Birth Certificate Attestation
South Africa, Nigeria & Zimbabwe Certificate Attestation

Nepal Education Certificate Attestation from Nepal Embassy in Abu Dhabi. To get Embassy attestation, Certificate must be attested from Nepal Ministry Education and Foreign Affairs in Katmandu.

Attestation from Saudi Embassy, Delhi

Required Documents:
* Original Certificate
* Original Mark list
* 1 Photo
* Passport Copy
* Original Offer letter attested by Saudi Chamber of Commerce & Industry
Time: 15 days

Attestation from Qatar Embassy, Delhi
Required Documents:
* Original Certificate
* Original Mark list
* 1 Photo
* Passport Copy
Time: 12 days

Attestation (Appostile) from Oman Embassy, Delhi
Required Documents
* Original Certificate
* Copy of Mark list (if any)
* Passport Copy
Time: 14 days
Experience/Service Certificate Attestation from Kuwait
Required Documents
* Original Certificate
* Passport copy with Kuwait visa page
* Copy of Civil ID
Time: 20 days

Certificate Attestation from Kuwait Consulate, Dubai
Required Documents
* Original Certificate (after attestation from UAE Foreign Affairs)
Time: 2 days

Educational:

Most of the job designations in the U.A.E. require attested educational certificates. All managerial and skilled level designations require degree certificate in the relevant faculty. Low level designations require Secondary level certificates.
Indian Education Certificates to be attested from the following departments:
Home Department under the State Government
Ministry of External Affairs, New Delhi
UAE Embassy (New Delhi) or UAE Consulate (Mumbai)
Ministry of Foreign Affairs in U.A.E. (This can be done from any of the three Foreign Affairs offices in Abu Dhabi, Dubai & Sharjah)

Required Documents:
Original Certificate, Passport Copy and one Photograph.
Non-Educational
Non-Educational Certificates include Marriage Certificate, Experience Certificate, Birth Certificate, Death Certificate, Power of Attorney, Affidavit.etc.
These kinds of certificates to be attested from:
* Notary Public
* Home Department of the concerned State
* UAE Embassy (New Delhi) or UAE Consulate (Mumbai)
* Ministry of Foreign Affairs in U.A.E. (This can be done from any of the three Foreign Affairs offices in Abu Dhabi, Dubai & Sharjah)
Required Documents:
Original Certificate & Passport copy.
Police Clearance Certificate (PCC) to be attested from Notary Public, Home Department, Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) & UAE Embassy in Delhi.
MOH / DOH (Registration Renewal)
This attestation is required to attend various examinations conducted by the Ministry of Health, UAE, and the concerned Department of Health and Medical Services.
To apply for MOH and DOH examinations, the following certificates to be attested:
* Nursing & Midwifery Degree / Diploma Certificate
* Secondary Certificate
* Experience Certificate
Note: Experience Certificate attestation depends on candidate's original Degree or Diploma Certificate; whether it was attested from Delhi UAE Embassy or Mumbai UAE Consulate.
Attestation service is available on normal and urgent mode. For India Normal submission takes 10 working days and Urgent 7 working days. UAE Foreign Affairs attestation takes one working day only.
For attestation requirements please call +97150-7447833
Hor Al Anz: 04-265 8373
Naif (Deira): 04-259 6260
Qusais: 04-239 1302
Bur Dubai: 04-358 6215
or Click Here to post a call request.
Certificate collection service is available all over India and delivery will be in Dubai/UAE.
Dubai issued Experience Certificate attestation for outside purpose
Required Documents:
* Original certificate
* Chamber of Commerce certificate
* Passport copy with visa page
First it has to be attested from Dubai Chamber of Commerce, then Ministry of Foreign Affairs and finally from the concerned Consulate of the country where the Certificate wants to be used.
If the Certificate is issued by a Free Zone company, first it has to be attested from Free Zone authority, then Ministry of Foreign Affairs and finally from the concerned Consulate
Attesting UK Documents for use in the UAE

The United Arab Emirate s will usually require documents that have been issued in the UK to be attested before they can be used in the UAE. This is a two-step process which requires the addition of an Apostle Stamp by the Foreign & Commonwealth Office, and then subsequent consular attestation by the UAE Embassy in London. The most common documents that require attestation are Birth, Marriage & Death certificates, Educational Qualifications, and Company Registration documents.
For the avoidance of doubt, attestation is sometimes referred to as legalisation.

Certificate Attestation service for UAE, KSA, Qatar, Oman, Kuwait & Bahrain

* Indian Certificates from Delhi / Mumbai & State Home Departments
* Board Certificates
* Degree Certificates
* Diploma Certificates
* Provisional Certificates
* Private Diploma
* Marriage certificates
* Birth Certificates
* Death Certificates
* Experience Certificates
* Transfer Certificates (TC)
* CBSCE Certificates
* Medical Certificate / Report
* Police Clearance Certificate (PCC)
* Divorce papers
* Power of Attorney
* Affidavits
* Company Documents
* Kerala Home Department Attestation for Consulate/Embassy requirements.
* Karnataka Home Department Attestation for Consulate/Embassy requirements.
* Tamil Nadu Home Department Attestation for Consulate/Embassy requirements.
* West Bengal Home Department Attestation for Consulate/Embassy requirements.
* Andra Pradesh Home Department Attestation for Consulate/Embassy requirements.
* Delhi Home Department Attestation for Consulate/Embassy requirements.
* Maharashtra Home Department Attestation for Consulate/Embassy requirements.
* Manthralaya Attestation

Certificate Attestation from UAE Foreign Affairs.
Certificate Attestation from Ministry of Justice, Dubai.
Certificate Attestation from Malaysian Consulate, Dubai (except educational).
Certificate Attestation from Pakistan Consulate
Marriage Contract Attestation from Philippine Consulate
Certificate / Document Attestation from all Consulates & Embassies in UAE

Certificate Authentication Service for Philippine Nationals

* Commissioner of Higher Education (CHED)
* Professional Regulation Commission (PRC)
* Land Transportation Office (LTO)
* Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA)
* UAE Embassy in Manila

For Philippine Certificate authentication requirements, please call +97150-744 7833

USA, UK, Canada, Australia Education Certificate Attestation
USA, UK, Canada, Australia Marriage Certificate Attestation
USA, UK, Canada, Australia Birth Certificate Attestation
South Africa, Nigeria & Zimbabwe Certificate Attestation

Nepal Education Certificate Attestation from Nepal Embassy in Abu Dhabi.

To get Embassy attestation, Certificate must be attested from Nepal Ministry Education and Foreign Affairs in Katmandu.
Attestation from Saudi Embassy, Delhi
Required Documents:
* Original Certificate
* Original Mark list
* 1 Photo
* Passport Copy
* Original Offer letter attested by Saudi Chamber of Commerce & Industry
Time: 15 days
Attestation from Qatar Embassy, Delhi

Required Documents:

* Original Certificate
* Original Mark list
* 1 Photo
* Passport Copy
Time: 12 days
Attestation (Appostile) from Oman Embassy, Delhi
Required Documents
* Original Certificate
* Copy of Mark list (if any)
* Passport Copy
Time: 14 days

Experience/Service Certificate Attestation from Kuwait
Required Documents:
* Original Certificate
* Passport copy with Kuwait visa page
* Copy of Civil ID
Time: 20 days
Certificate Attestation from Kuwait Consulate, Dubai
Required Documents:
* Original Certificate (after attestation from UAE Foreign Affairs)
Time: 2 days
Educational
Most of the job designations in the U.A.E. require attested educational certificates. All managerial and skilled level designations require degree certificate in the relevant faculty. Low level designations require Secondary level certificates.

Indian Education Certificates to be attested from the following departments:

Home Department under the State Government
Ministry of External Affairs, New Delhi
UAE Embassy (New Delhi) or UAE Consulate (Mumbai)
Ministry of Foreign Affairs in U.A.E. (This can be done from any of the three Foreign Affairs offices in Abu Dhabi, Dubai & Sharjah)

Required Documents:
Original Certificate, Passport Copy and one Photograph.

Non-Educational
Non-Educational Certificates include Marriage Certificate, Experience Certificate, Birth Certificate, Death Certificate, Power of Attorney, Affidavit.etc.
These kinds of certificates to be attested from:
* Notary Public
* Home Department of the concerned State
* UAE Embassy (New Delhi) or UAE Consulate (Mumbai)
* Ministry of Foreign Affairs in U.A.E. (This can be done from any of the three Foreign Affairs offices in Abu Dhabi, Dubai & Sharjah)
Required Documents:
Original Certificate & Passport copy.

Police Clearance Certificate (PCC) to be attested from Notary Public, Home Department, Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) & UAE Embassy in Delhi.
MOH / DOH (Registration Renewal)

This attestation is required to attend various examinations conducted by the Ministry of Health, UAE, and the concerned Department of Health and Medical Services.
To apply for MOH and DOH examinations, the following certificates to be attested:
* Nursing & Midwifery Degree / Diploma Certificate
* Secondary Certificate
* Experience Certificate

Note: Experience Certificate attestation depends on candidate's original Degree or Diploma Certificate; whether it was attested from Delhi UAE Embassy or Mumbai UAE Consulate.
Attestation service is available on normal and urgent mode. For India Normal submission takes 10 working days and Urgent 7 working days. UAE Foreign Affairs attestation takes one working day only.
For attestation requirements please call +97150-7447833
Hor Al Anz: 04-265 8373
Naif (Deira): 04-259 6260
Qusais: 04-239 1302
Bur Dubai: 04-358 6215
or Click Here to post a call request.
Certificate collection service is available all over India and delivery will be in Dubai/UAE.
Dubai issued Experience Certificate attestation for outside purpose
Required Documents:
* Original certificate
* Chamber of Commerce certificate
* Passport copy with visa page
First it has to be attested from Dubai Chamber of Commerce, then Ministry of Foreign Affairs and finally from the concerned Consulate of the country where the Certificate wants to be used. If the Certificate is issued by a Free Zone company, first it has to be attested from Free Zone authority, then Ministry of Foreign Affairs and finally from the concerned Consulate
Attesting UK Documents for use in the UAE
The United Arab Emirate s will usually require documents that have been issued in the UK to be attested before they can be used in the UAE. This is a two-step process which requires the addition of an Apostle Stamp by the Foreign & Commonwealth Office, and then subsequent consular attestation by the UAE Embassy in London. The most common documents that require attestation are Birth, Marriage & Death certificates, Educational Qualifications, and Company Registration documents.
For the avoidance of doubt, attestation is sometimes referred to as legalisation.

How do I attest a death certificate?

Death certificate originating from India should be attested by the Home Department of the concerned state before attestation at the Consulate General of India, Dubai.
Death Certificate issued by authorities in the UAE, have to be attested by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Dubai / Sharjah before attestation at the Consulate General of India, Dubai.
Applicant is required to produce his/her valid passport in original and a photocopy (first / last and valid visa page).

NO FORM IS REQUIRED

Additional documents may be needed depending upon the documents presented for attestation. Document is processed the same day within 30-45 minutes of submission

Submission Centre Address: IVS Global Services Private Limited, Unit 201-201, 2nd floor, Business Atrium Building, Opposite Al Nasr Club, Oud Metha, Dubai, Near Prime Supermarket, next to big parking area.
Tel: +971 4 357 9585, Timing: 8am to 3:30pm Sunday to Thursday

Nearest Metro Station: Oud Metha (Green Line)
Bus Stop: Oud Metha. Click here for location map
Abu Dhabi Centre: IVS Global Services Centre, Office No. 201, Second Floor, Sector E-25, Plot C-37, Al Nahyan Camp, off Muroor Road. The centre is located in the building next to the UAE Red Crescent Office. Timing: 8:30am to 3:30pm Sunday to Thursday. Tel: +971 56 332 9792

In order to get a police clearance certificate from any Emirate of UAE, the candidate has to get his fingerprints attested in black ink by the local police station of his city, then by the Ministry of Home of his state and then by the Ministry of External Affairs of India. The address of their Delhi office is Consular Section, Patiala House, Tilak Marg, near India Gate. Other offices of the Ministry of External Affairs are in Chennai, Guwahati, Hyderabad and Kolkata. The candidate can also directly approach the Fingerprint Cell in Patiala House to get his fingerprints done. Attested finger prints are then to be submitted in the UAE Embassy from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm, Monday to Friday. Rs. 1500/ is the fee per certificate in cash, and the document would be returned back after two working days between 2:00 pm and 3:00 pm. In case of urgency, the document can be returned back on the same day by paying Rs. 750/ extra, per certificate in cash.

Sending the Attested Fingerprints to UAE

Once you have received the attested fingerprints back from the UAE Embassy, you have to send them to the appropriate agency in the UAE. Please include the following items:

1. The fingerprint form legalized by the UAE Embassy
2. A copy of your previous residence permit in the UAE
3. A copy of your recent passport
4. Two colored passport-size photographs
5. Any required fees (depends on jurisdiction)

Send your packet to the concerned Ministry of Interior agencies below. Before sending the documents, please call the UAE Office to receive information on required fees, and to make sure you're sending them to the appropriate jurisdiction.

General Department of Criminal Investigation Permits and Certificates Section

Dubai Police General H.Q
P.O.B: 1493
Dubai, U.A.E
Tel: 971-4-2013484 / 2013564
Fax: 971-4-2171512 / 2660151
Email: certificate@dubaipolice.gov.ae
Web: http://www.dubaipolice.gov.ae

Police Department - Abu Dhabi
P.O.B: 398
Abu Dhabi, U.A.E.
Tel: 971-2-4414666
Fax: 971-2-4414938
Web: http://www.adpolice.gov.ae

Sharjah Police

Web: http://www.shjpolice.gov.ae
We suggest sending the documents to a friend in the UAE, so that your friend can obtain the certificate from the Police Department on your behalf. This will greatly reduce the processing time compared to sending the documents directly to the Police Department. We do this service against your authorization letter.

To apply for loan/finance from banks in India, Salary Certificate is required attested from Indian Consulate.

Private Company Employee
(attestation from Ministry of Labor, Foreign Affairs & Indian Consulate)

Take the following documents to Ministry of labor in Al Qusais:
* Original Labour Contract and a copy
* Labour Card copy
* Passport copy
* Labour Establishment card copy
* Ministry of Labour will attest on the contract. No Fee to be paid
* Second attestation from UAE Foreign Affairs.
* Third attestation from IVS Global Services Private Limited (outsourcing agency of Indian Consulate)
Address: IVS Global Services Private Limited, Business Atrium Building, Office No. 201, 202 on 2nd floor, Opposite Al Nasr Club, Oud Metha, Dubai (Near Prime Supermarket, next to parking area), Tel: +971 4 357 9585
Nearest Metro Station: Oud Metha (Green Line)
Bus Stop: Oud Metha
Timing: 8 am to 3.30pm Sunday to Thursday
Attestation will take 1-2 hours. If you are in hurry, you can leave after submission of the document and collect it next day from the Security Personnel.

Documents Required at IVS Global:

* Personal presence of the person whose salary certificate is to be attested.
* Applicant's valid passport in original and photocopy (first / last and valid visa page).
* Salary certificate, in original and a photocopy attested by Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
NOTE: Chamber of Commerce attestation is not valid for Salary Certificate at Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Government/Semi-government Employee

(attestation from Foreign Affairs & Indian Consulate)
* Get Salary Certificate from concerned Government / Free Zone Authority
* First attestation from UAE Foreign Affairs.
* Second attestation from IVS Global Services Private Limited (outsourcing agency of Indian Consulate). Fee: Dh60
Abu Dhabi Centre: IVS Global Services Centre, Office No. 201, Second Floor, Sector E-25, Plot C-37, Al Nahyan Camp, off Muroor Road. The centre is located in the building next to the UAE Red Crescent Office. Timing: 8:30am to 3:30pm Sunday to Thursday. Tel: +971 56 332 9792

Question: How do I get my WILL executed?

Answer : Personal presence of the executant/s with the following documents :
* Valid passport in original of the executant/s, with photocopy (first / last and valid visa page).
* Original WILL and its photocopy. This document is to be signed in the presence of the Consular Officer.
* Personal presence of two Indian nationals known to the executant/s, as witnesses (other than the beneficiary).
* Valid passports in original with photocopy (first / last and valid visa page), of the witnesses.
* Two passport size photographs of the executant/s.

NO FORM IS REQUIRED

Additional documents may be needed depending upon the documents presented for attestation. Document is processed the same day within 30-45 minutes of submission
Attestation Centre Address: IVS Global Services Private Limited, Unit 201-201, 2nd floor, Business Atrium Building, Opposite Al Nasr Club, Oud Metha, Dubai, Near Prime Supermarket, next to big parking area, Tel: +971 4 357 9585
Nearest Metro Station: Oud Metha (Green Line)
Timing: 8am to 3:30pm Sunday to Thursday
Abu Dhabi Centre: IVS Global Services Centre, Office No. 201, Second Floor, Sector E-25, Plot C-37, Al Nahyan Camp, off Muroor Road. The centre is located in the building next to the UAE Red Crescent Office. Timing: 8:30am to 3:30pm Sunday to Thursday. Tel: +971 56 332 9792
Indian Consulate Contact Nos.
Indian Workers Resource Centre (IWRC) 800 46342
Passport enquiry: 04-255 5530
Housemaid complaints & counseling: 050 943 3111
Death related enquiries: 050 734 7676
Consular /Marriages: 04 307 0782
Labour: 04 307 0716
General: Tel. 04 39711222, Fax: 04 397 0453
Website: www.cgidubai.com
Email: cgidubai@emirates.net.ae