North Carolina Secretary of State
2 South Salisbury Street
Raleigh, NC 27601
Price: $10 per apostille. (payable to the “Alabama Secretary of State”)
Processing time: Same-day counter service or 14 days for mailed orders.
We will be happy to assist you obtain an Apostille form the office of Elaine F. Marshall, North Carolina Secretary of State in Raleigh for documents notarized or certified in North Carolina.
We Apostille North Carolina birth, marriage and death certificates, court documents notarized documents and academic records. Please provide a certified translation in case your documents are not written in English.
The Apostille in North Carolina is affixed with glue it to the document, this is a little bit different form other states, but perfectly legal and in accordance to the Hague convention rules and regulations.
Considerations for certified documents: such as birth and death certificates: must be issued by the NC Vital Records or the NC Department of Health and Human Services. We can also apostille documents executed by the Register of Deeds, Legislative Services, Attorney General’s Office. Documents signed by Gustavo Fernandez State registrar are acceptable.
If you need a new copy of a vital record contact: North Carolina Vital Records. Memorial Health Building at 225 N. McDowell Street, Raleigh, N.C. Phone 919-733-3526 http://vitalrecords.nc.gov/order.htm
Considerations for notarized documents: document executed by a Notary Public in North Carolina Notary Public must include a Notary statement (acknowledgement), signature and notary stamp. Clear indication of the State and county where the document is executed and the notary commission expiration date.
Considerations for divorce documents: must be issued by the Clerk of Superior Court or county clerk of court where the divorce occurred.
Considerations for Academic records such as transcripts, report cards and diplomas issued by Duke University, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, North Carolina State University, Wake Forest University, University of North Carolina at Charlotte and Appalachian State University among others must be notarized by a North Carolina Notary Public, please contact your school registrar to obtain this.