Notary Public in London

Welcome to Notary Public London

Notary Public London offers Notary services to clients throughout London.

For a quotation or to make an appointment please visit the contact page.

Appointments are available either at my office or at your home or office at a time to suit you. I can offer evening and weekend appointments by prior arrangement.

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What does a Notary do?

A Notary Public is a highly specialist lawyer who deals with documents for use in foreign countries. A Notary’s signature and seal are recognised worldwide. If you require a document to be accepted as authentic in a foreign country you may need a Notary Public to notarise that document.

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How much does it cost for documents to be notarised?

The cost will depend on the number of documents to be notarised. To obtain a quote please contact us with the following information:

  • What type of document do you need notarising?
  • How many different documents do you need notarising?
  • How many copies of each notarised document do you require?
  • Are the documents being notarised for an individual or company?
  • Which country are the documents intended for?
  • Whether you require an Apostille (if known)?
Notary Public Balham, Notary Public Battersea, Notary Public Tooting and Notary Public Walthamstow, Notary Public Woodford and also in Notary Public Wanstead, Notary Public Greenwich, Notary Public Putney and also in Notary Public Wimbledon and Notary Public Brixton, Notary Public Ruislip and also in Notary Public Clapham and Notary Public Streatham, Notary Public Woking, Notary Public Hayes and also in Notary Public Northampton and Notary Public Ipswich and also in Notary Public Guildford

Please visit the contact us page to obtain a quotation.

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What is an Apostille or Legalisation?

A notarised document may often need to be further authenticated by having the U.K. Foreign and Commonwealth Office confirm the validity of the notary's signature and seal. The requirement for this will depend on the foreign country involved. This is done by legalisation by the use of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office's official certificate attached to the document, known as an apostille. These are internationally recognised due to the Hague Convention.

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Identification required when seeing a Notary Public

To comply with money laundering regulations a Notary must confirm your identity. When attending an appointment with a Notary each person signing the document must provide at least one of the following:

  • Driving licence with photo ID card
  • A valid passport
  • National identity card (only for EEA state members)
  • Armed forces pass (with photo and signature)
  • Firearms licence (with photo and signature)
  • Any other official government issue ID card (with photo and signature)
  • Residence permit (where relevant)

You must also provide proof of your address by one of the following:

  • Recent bank statement or letter from bank
  • Recent utility bill or council tax bill (not a mobile phone bill)
  • Tenancy agreement or Housing Association rent card for your current address
  • Inland Revenue tax demand or self assessment statement

If you are acting on behalf of a Corporation you must provide evidence of the due incorporation of the company. This can be one of the following documents:

  • Certificate of incorporation
  • Extract from the company register
  • Latest report and audited accounts
  • Up to date certified copy of partnership agreement

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Notarisation of Qualifications

Large numbers of certificates are often required to be notarised when applying for jobs or any positions abroad. We can have these notarised quickly and efficiently upon the production of the originals. If originals are not available please do call us to see if there is an alternative.

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Notary Services for Companies

We can provide the following services for businesses:

  • Apostille and legalisation service
  • Notarising certificates of Incorporation, Memorandum and Articles of Association for UK or Foreign Companies
  • Company Certificates of Good Standing
  • Providing Certified Copies of Company Resolutions, Minutes, Reports and other Company Documents
  • Certified copies of company resolutions, minutes, and reports
  • Witnessing a power of attorney
  • Notarisation of company documents
  • Affidavits, statutory declarations, and sworn statements
  • Notarising the execution of Powers of Attorney on behalf of a company, LLP or other trading medium
  • Certification of the identity of Directors, Company Secretaries or other company officers
  • International Affidavits, Statutory Declarations, Sworn Statements & Depositions
  • Notarising the Execution of Commercial Contracts
  • Authenticating Documents to assist in the opening of Corporate Branch offices or Bank Accounts in or outside of the United Kingdom
  • Notarising Commercial Mortgages for International Finance
  • Providing Certificates to authenticate Intellectual Property Rights
  • Notarising Statements in Support of Copyright Infringements
  • Assignments or registration of trade marks
  • Share issues certified by a notary public
  • Property transactions, transfers, purchases, sales
  • Any other documents for abroad, which require a notary public stamp

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Notary Services for Individuals

We can provide the following services for individuals:

  • Foreign Adoption Applications
  • Copies of passports for example to open a bank account
  • Setting up a power of attorney
  • Certified copies of documents such as exam certificates
  • Transfers of land, houses, shares
  • Lost passports, share certificates or other documents
  • Statutory declarations made before a notary public
  • Declarations of single status when getting married
  • Oaths
  • Immigration Sponsorship Forms
  • Overseas Car Purchases/Sales
  • Surrendering of Nationality
  • Change of Appearance
  • Permission to let one parent travel with children
  • Apostille and legalisations at consulates
  • Certificates as to Residency
  • Certifying University / College documents
  • Any other documents for abroad, which require a notary public stamp

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