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Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Apostille

Have you been directed to certify and legalize your documents in Washington, D.C., through one of the GCC countries?

With the exception of Iraq, all Arab governments bordering the Persian Gulf are members of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), a political and economic association. Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) are among its members. Iraq is not a member at the moment. On November 11, 1981, the Gulf Cooperation Council member nations adopted an united economic pact. These nations are frequently referred to as "the Gulf countries" or "the GCC states."

We may still legalize documents for Oman and Bahrain even though they are signatories to the Hague Apostille Convention through their respective embassies in Washington, D.C.

We remove the guesswork from getting an apostille on your documents for any of the GCC Countries at Visa Express, Inc. Our well-informed staff is ready to assist you with your inquiries and provide you clear, step-by-step directions.

For Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, and the United Arab Emirates, document attestation and legalization is a multi-step procedure. These steps consist of State certification, US Department of State certification, and Embassy or Consulate legalization.

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Apostilles may be challenging. Don't trust this technique to untrained workers or unqualified individuals who are unaware of the Apostille procedure and the particular needs of several countries. Your paperwork can be turned down, which would cost you time and money. Be awared!