The full process explained:
If you have any questions, please call 0207 0500 692
Make sure your letter of no trace can be legalised with an apostille. You need the original version or an official replacement stamped by the GRO.
Contact our office.
When emailing, please provide the following information:
- How soon do you need the apostille?
- Do you also require embassy legalisation?
- How will the adoption certificate be delivered and returned?
When we have all the information, the team will assess your enquiry and give you a detailed quotation and timeline of the process.
Suppose you accept the quotation, the process of getting an apostille starts. We will take of everything.
As soon as your UK adoption certificate has been apostilled, we will send you a scanned copy via email.
If you are not collecting your apostilled document from our London office – we will provide you with the DHL tracking number given by the courier.
Note that we return documents by DHL courier only. If you want to make other arrangements, please let us know.
How much does it cost?
Getting an apostille for a letter of no trace costs £79. (including our fees, FCDO fees and VAT)
Other costs will depend on additional services you choose if you need embassy attestation and what return delivery method is needed.
Additional cost examples are:
- Same day or express service (+ £123)
- UK return delivery costs (+ £20)
- Notarisation by notary public (+ £90)
- Embassy Attestation/legalisation (from £75)
- Translations (from £60)