An apostille is a certification that authenticates documents for use in countries that are members of the Hague Convention. An apostille certifies the origin of a public document so it can be recognized internationally.
Abu Dhabi and the UAE are not part of the Hague Apostille Convention. Documents issued in the UAE that need to be used abroad require embassy legalization, not apostilles..
Benefits of Using Globoprime for Apostille Services for other Country
Globoprime offers a fast, reliable apostille service in Abu Dhabi. Our key benefits include:
- Experienced specialists familiar with all aspects of the apostille process
- Quick turnaround times – documents are processed within 3-5 business days
- Assistance with identifying the correct chain of authentication
- Door-to-door pickup and delivery service available
- Competitive, transparent pricing with no hidden fees
- Secure handling and storage of documents
- Online order tracking and status updates
- Supporting documents reviewed for completeness to avoid rejection
- Support available by phone, email or WhatsApp at any time
Our team handles the entire apostille process on your behalf, liaising with the relevant government departments so you don’t have to. We aim to provide a smooth, efficient service to save you time and effort.
What Documents Need an Apostille in Abu Dhabi?
Common documents that require an Embassy /apostille stamp when sent overseas from UAE include:
- Birth, marriage or death certificates
- Police clearance certificates
- Degree certificates and academic transcripts
- Commercial register extracts
- Power of attorney letters
- Certificates of origin
- Export licenses
The Mofa must issue the Attestation. The process can vary depending on the type of document.
How to Get an Apostille in Abu Dhabi: The Process
Although the UAE is not a member of the Hague Apostille Convention, Globoprime provides international apostille services from our office in Abu Dhabi. We can arrange for your documents issued abroad to be apostilled in their country of origin before importing them to the UAE. Our experts will handle the entire overseas apostille process on your behalf, allowing you to obtain verified documents without travel. Contact us for apostilles on certificates from over 117 member countries worldwide.
The entire process usually takes 3-5 business days. Apostille stamps are valid for life as long as the documents are for use in the country they were issued in.
Globoprime will manage the apostille process from start to finish on your behalf. We will collect documents, work with the government departments, and deliver the finished apostilles to your location.
Who Needs to Get an Apostille in Abu Dhabi?
- UAE residents relocating overseas who need their documents legalized for their destination country.
- Foreign nationals living in Abu Dhabi who need attestation before returning home.
- Companies in Abu Dhabi that do business internationally and need to authenticate documents for trade purposes.
- Individuals needing documents like degree certificates or birth certificates verified for use abroad.
- Organizations sending employees on overseas assignments that require verified documentation.
Why Choose Globoprime?
- 10+ years experience handling Abu Dhabi apostilles
- First class customer service from start to finish
- Constant communication and quick query response
- Comprehensive expertise on document requirements
- Couriered document delivery available worldwide
- Guaranteed satisfaction or your money back
Contact us today to get a free quote or discuss your apostille requirements.
Frequently Asked Questions
Q: How much does an apostille cost in Abu Dhabi?
A: Apostille fees start from AED 500 depending on the document type. There are no official government fees published. Globoprime charges a transparent service fee for handling the full authentication process for you.
Q: Can I track the progress of my documents?
A: Yes, we provide login details to track your application in real-time at any stage.
Q: How long is an Abu Dhabi apostille valid for?
A: A correctly issued apostille is valid for the life of the document as long as it is used in the country it was issued in.
Q: Can I get documents apostilled for use overseas?
A: Yes, we can arrange for your documents to be apostilled for use in any of the 117 member countries worldwide.