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Guatemala to Begin Accepting Apostilles on September 18, 2017

By: Maria Guerrero, COGENCY GLOBAL INC. on Sep 8, 2017 3:22:08 PM

Guatemala Apostilles-1.jpgPlease note that effective September 18, 2017, documents destined for use in Guatemala will no longer require consular or embassy legalization. An apostille from the appropriate Secretary of State or the U.S. Department of State will be accepted.

For a complete list of countries and territories that are party to the Hague Convention Abolishing the Requirement of Legalization, visit the Authentication/Legalization Resources page of our website. On this page, you will also find our list of useful Authentication/Legalization websites and our list of notary search websites where you can verify the status of notaries.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact your COGENCY GLOBAL service specialist.