State, Local and Consulate Personal Document Authentication in New York



State and Local
Examples of State and Local documents include:

  • Birth Certificates
  • Marriage Certificates
  • Death Certificates
  • Divorce Decrees
  • Probate Wills
  • Judgments

Requirements for State and Local documents include:

  • Must submit the original document that contains the raised and/or stamped seal of the court or Department of vital records.
  • Certified original.
  • Certified by the Secretary of State from the state in which the documents were recorded. The Secretary of State will certify to the official signing the document under the Seal of the State.