Authentication of Official Seals by MOFA 公印確認
Japanese MOFA, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, authenticates an offical seal on a public document. This is a traditional way of authentication before Convention de La Haye du 5 octobre 1961, and is still available.
Authenticaion of Official Seals by Japanese MOFA is prerequisit before consul authentication. Therefore you need to get the document legalized by Consul in Japan before you submit it outside of Japan.
"Gyoseishoshi", literally translated Administrative Scrivener, is a registered specialist in documentation, officially qualified by laws in Japan.
As a registered Administrative Scrivener, we can arrange:
We arrange English translation of the original Japanese document such as Family Register, Certificate of Acceptance, etc.
Notarization is the process required before Legalization for a private document such as translation.
Legalization is the process at Japan MOFA and/or Foreign delegate in Japan before you submit the document in your home country or embassy.
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