The certificate attestation procedures will vary according to the rules and regulations of the issuing country and also according to the nature of the certificate to be attested. The attestation process the document passes through various levels of departments Notary attestation, HRD, MEA and embassy.
Attestation is required for the documents which are intended to use in overseas countries. The countries those were not the participant of the country are requiring attestation service. To get job visa , family visa etc. certificate attestation required to meet the requirement of the concerned countries foreign policy.
Certificate attestation is the act of witnessing a certificate by an authorized person / authorities with their official seal and signature. This attestation also confirms that, the specified certificate has been issued by that mentioned department and Seal and signature on that particular certificate is genuine.
HRD department attests all certificates from the Government. University, Government, Technological Panel, Medical & Paramedical Organization, school, etc. After finishing the verification procedure the certificate can continue for the Ministry of External Affairs & Embassy Attestation.
Document attestation comes when somebody looking for migration purpose.To get Embassy attestation the document has to be legalized from HRD and MEA.Notarty attestation should be done on your document before that . Documents should get attested from the concerned state department.
Embassy Attestation is the last procedure to meet the requirement of the foreign policy on certificate attestation procedures. The certificate/documents for attestation should be submitted to the Embassy/Consulate along with a photocopy of the certificate/document and a copy of his/her passport.