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APOSTILLE - DOCUMENT AUTHENTICATION
Before certain New Zealand issued documents can be used overseas, document legalisation or authentication may be necessary.
It is required by overseas officials who are not able to determine on sight the authenticity of New Zealand issued documents.
Apostille Certificates are available for use in countries that have signed the Hague Convention abolishing the requirement of legalislation for foreign public documents.
The list of all States Parties to the Hague Convention of 1961 is available here.
In New Zealand, Apostille can be obtained through the NZ Department of Internal Affairs (www.dia.govt.nz/Services-Apostille-Certification)
In Poland, Apsotille is obtainable through the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Poland (www.msz.gov.pl/Apostille)SEE MORE