Richard H. Austin Building 1st Floor 430 W. Allegan Street, Lansing
Cadillac Place Building 3046 West Grand Boulevard, Suite L650, Detroit
Centerpoint Mall 6-B 3665 28th Street SE, Grand Rapids
17176 Farmington Road, Livonia
Price: $1 per apostille. (payable to the “Secretary of State”)
Processing time: Same-day counter service or 14 days for mailed orders.
Michigan Department of State
Office of the Great Seal
7064 Crowner Drive
Lansing, MI 48918
To obtain an apostille from the office of the great Seal with the Secretary of State Ruth Johnson in Lansing for documents such as notaries public, county and deputy clerks, Wayne, Oakland and Macomb County City registrar and the current state registrar please follow the guidelines:
Glenn Copeland’s signature acceptable for apostille
Considerations for vital records: Vital records such as birth, marriage, divorce and death certificates must be certified copies issued recently preferably, within the last 36 months, and must be signed by the current State Registrar Glenn Copeland and Lawrence Kesternbaum, County Clerk register.
If you need a new copy of your certificate please contact the office of vital records at: https://www.vitalchek.com/michigan
Considerations for notarized documents: Must be signed, dated and stamped by a Michigan notary in good standing acknowledging the signature and identity of the person on the document.
Considerations for school records, transcripts and diplomas from the University of Michigan, Michigan State University, Michigan Technological University, Wayne State University and Western Michigan University among others, must be notarized copies issued by the school registrar.
To obtain copies of court documents, contact the corresponding County Clerk: Alcona, Alger, Allegan, Alpena, Antrim, Arenac, Baraga, Barry, Bay, Benzie, Berrien, Branch, Calhoun, Cass, Charlevoix, Cheboygan, Chippewa, Clare, Clinton, Crawford, Delta, Dickinson, Eaton, Emmet, Genesee, Gladwin, Gogebic, Grand Traverse, Gratiot, Hillsdale, Houghton, Huron, Ingham, Ionia, Iosco, Iron, Isabella, Jackson, Kalamazoo, Kalkaska, Kent, Keweenaw, Lake, Lapeer, Leelanau, Lenawee, Livingston, Luce, Mackinac, Macomb, Manistee, Marquette, Mason, Mecosta, Menominee, Midland, Missaukee, Monroe, Montcalm, Montmorency, Muskegon, Newaygo, Oakland, Oceana, Ogemaw, Ontonagon, Osceola, Oscoda, Otsego, Ottawa, Presque Isle, Roscommon, Saginaw, St. Clair, St. Joseph, Sanilac, Schoolcraft, Shiawassee, Tuscola, Van Buren, Washtenaw, Wayne and Wexford.