Verification of Authentication Certificate (Apostille)

This Apostille Verification allows you to verify online whether an Authentication Certificate (Apostille) was issued by the California Secretary of State’s office.

If you are unable to locate a record or you wish to verify an Authentication Certificate (Apostille) issued prior to January 1, 2017, please contact the Notary Public Section.

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