Ministry of Foreign Affairs Attestation
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) and International Cooperation serve as the connecting link between the wise leadership and people of the UAE on one side and the whole World on the other side. The Ministry undertakes several responsibilities from supervision of all Embassies representing UAE to entering bilateral agreements and pacts with other nations. In Addition to these responsibilities, The Ministry also handles the verification and attestation of documents issued outside the UAE and UAE-issued documents to be used abroad.
What is MOFA Attestation?“The Consular Services Department in the UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation (MOFAIC) provides Attestation Service for all types of documents (commercial documents/ Study Certificates/ and other documents) as a measure to ratify the validity of stamp and signature on documents issued within or out of the UAE.” In case the UAE has no embassy in the concerned Country, documents are to be approved by the concerned Country’s Embassy in the UAE. If the concerned Country has no Embassy in the UAE, documents are to be notarized by the Country’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs accredited to the UAE.
What documents does MOFA Attest?
There are three main categories of certificates that require MOFA Attestation. They are segregated based on their nature, shared characteristics, and the relevant government department that needs attestation. They include:
- Educational Certificates
- Personal Documents
- Commercial Certificates
What are the Certificates that MOFA does Attest?
- National Identity Cards
- Immovable Property Documents
- Domicile Documents
Benefits of MOFA Attestation in Dubai
Sending a document from one country to another can be a challenging and time-consuming process. There are a lot of things that can go wrong, which leads to money wasted. If not done properly, the original documents can get lost, too. This is why it is advised to let experienced professionals handle the attestation process. Prompt Attestation Services will help obtain authentication from official government bodies in a hassle-free manner.
- MOFA Attestation saves time and money by eliminating the need for notarization or legalising documents.
- It provides proof that the original paper presented is genuine and valid.
- Certificates that are MOFA attested can reassure potential clients that your business is legitimate and trustworthy.
- Having your documents attested appropriately increases your chances of success when conducting legal entities in Dubai.