Gibraltar Apostille Service

Certify documents issued in Gibraltar for official use in Europe and abroad.

Certify documents issued in Gibraltar for international use
Apostilles in Gibraltar can be obtained to authenticate official documents such as birth, death and marriage certificates, Police Certificates (Subject Access Request), divorce decrees and court documents, and certificates of good standing and incorporation.

Gibraltar Apostille stamps are issued by the Civil Status and Registration Office. Documents needed for submission in non-apostille countries will generally require additional legalization by the UK Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office and attestation by the embassy of the recipient country in London.

  • Isarey offers expedited Apostille services in Gibraltar. Apostilles are processed in one working day
    A same-day service is available for urgent requests
  • We also arrange for the attestation of Gibraltar documents at the UK Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office and at all major embassies in London, including the embassies of the United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Vietnam and the Taipei Representative Office (Taiwan).
  • We can assist with obtaining Gibraltar birth, death and marriage certificates and certified copies of corporate documents, such as Certificates of Good Standing from Companies House Gibraltar.

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Gibraltar Documents that can be authenticated with Apostille Stamps

  • Apostille stamps and consular legalization of Gibraltar birth, death and marriage certificates

    Death, marriage and Birth Certificates

    We obtain Apostilles for all Gibraltar birth, death and marriage certificates. We can also obtain certified copies of certificates directly from the Civil Status and Registration Office for authentication by Apostille, so that original copies do not need to be sent to Gibraltar.
  • Gibraltar Certificates of Good Conduct (Subject Access Request Certificates)

    Criminal Record Certificates

    Apostille Gibraltar Certificates of Good Conduct (Subject Access Request Certificates) issued by the Apply for a Subject Access Request Certificate (Gibraltar Criminal Record Certificate) Royal Gibraltar PoliceExternal link (opens in new tab).
  • University Degrees

    Apostille degree certificates awarded by the University of Gibraltar, professional qualifications and Gibraltar school and exam certificates. Certificates and course transcripts must be certified by a notary before obtaining an Apostille from the Civil Status and Registration Office. Gibraltar degrees needed for submission to the authorities of Vietnam, the United Arab Emirates, Qatar and Taiwan must also be legalized by the UK Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office and by the embassy of the recipient country in London.
  • Notarized Documents

    Apostille Gibraltar powers of attorney, bank statements, affidavits and other documents certified by a Gibraltar notary public.
    Notarized true copies of Gibraltar documents can often be notarized remotely in Gibraltar from good quality scans. Please contact us for assistance.
  • Apostille Gibraltar certificates of incoporation and certificates of good standing.

    Company documents

    Apostille certified copies of company documents issued by Companies House Gibraltar. Isarey can obtain certified copies of Certificates of Incorporation, Memorandum of Association and Articles of Association, and other registered company documents, as well as Certificates of Good Standing for Gibraltar companies directly from Companies House for authentication by Apostille or embassy legalization.
    Company Profile
    A company profile is a summary of the latest information on a company including company name and registered office, registration number, incorporation date, Status of the company (active, in liquidation, pending striking-off or struck off), details of share capital, directors, shareholders, details of any charges registered against the company.
    Certificate of Good Standing
    A Certificate of Good Standing confirms that a Gibraltar company is compliant with all legal filing requirements. It also confirms that the company is not in the process of being dissolved, liquidated or struck off.
    We attest Gibraltar company documents at all major embassies in London, including the embassies of the United Arab Emirates and Qatar.
  • Trade documents

    Apostille Gibraltar certificates of origin, certificates of free sale, commercial invoices, product health certificates, GMP certificates and other trade documents

Isarey provides document attestation services in Gibraltar to private, corporate and institutional clients worldwide. To find out about certifying Gibraltar documents for use in Europe and abroad, use our online quotation form or email us a scan or description of the documents you need to certify. We will get back to you directly with a quotation and details of how to proceed:

6 steps to certify document issued in Gibraltar

  1. Upload the documents you need attested or send them to us by email.
  2. Our experts will pre-check your documents to ensure that they are eligible for Apostille certification or consular legalization in the country where they are issued, and we’ll assist you locally in preparing them if required.
  3. We’ll send you a quotation with the total cost of the process (final price including all fees, certified translation when required and courier costs) and an estimation of how long the process will take to complete.
  4. We’ll arrange a secure courier to collect your original documents (where electronic versions are not sufficient).
  5. As soon as we receive your documents, we will confirm your order and proceed with the attestation process. Where appropriate, we will arrange certified copies for the attestation process so that we can return your originals directly.
  6. We return the attested documents to you by secure international courier.

Legalize Gibraltar Documents

Gibraltar documents can be legalized for cross-border use by means of Apostille Certification or Consular Legalization

Apostille Certification

An Apostille Stamp is a simplified procedure of international attestation. When affixed to documents, Apostilles are directly recognised by the authorities of over 120 countries (Signatories of the Hague Convention Abolishing the Requirement of Legalisation for Foreign Public Documents Hague Apostille ConventionExternal link (opens in new tab)) as certifying the document’s validity, without requiring additional certification.

Since Gibraltar is a signatory to the convention, Isarey can assist by obtaining Apostille Certification for Gibraltar documents so that they are valid for official use in other signatory countries, including: NL NetherlandsNetherlands - ES SpainSpain - IT ItalyItaly - PT PortugalPortugal - GR GreeceGreece - CY CyprusCyprus - FR FranceFrance - GB United KingdomUnited Kingdom - SA Saudi ArabiaSaudi Arabia - US United StatesUnited States - DE GermanyGermany - CN ChinaChina

Consular Legalization
Consular Legalization is required when a document from Gibraltar is to be used in a non-signatory country. In this case, following authentication by authorities in Gibraltar, the document must be certified a second time in Gibraltar by the embassy representing the country where the document is to be used.

Countries which do not recognise Apostille certification and require consular legalization include: QA QatarQatar - KW KuwaitKuwait - AE United Arab EmiratesUnited Arab Emirates - TW TaiwanTaiwan - VN VietnamVietnam

Certified Translation

Where Gibraltar documents are to be used abroad and where the receiving country has a different official language, certified translation may also be required. Isarey takes care of any certified translations required as part of the document attestation process, ensuring that translations are carried out and certified in accordance with local regulations.

Note that a certified translation on its own only provides assurance that the translation itself is accurate and true; it does not confirm the authenticity of the original document. The original document must be legalized for a certified translation to carry equivalent legal weight.

Gibraltar Document Resources

External resources and news about Gibraltar documents, apostilles and certification procedures.

Gibraltar Document Resources
Birth, Death, Marriage Certificates
Order duplicate birth, death and marriage certificates
Order duplicate birth, death and marriage certificates
Order duplicate copies of Gibraltar marriage certificates, death and birth certificates.
Corporate documents
Certificates of Good Standing (PDF)
Certificates of Good Standing (PDF)
A Certificates of Good Standing is a certificate issued upon request in relation to a company that is compliant with all filing requirements stipulated in the Companies Act. It will only be issued to those companies that are fully up to date with all of their statutory filings.
Company Profiles (PDF)
Company Profiles (PDF)
A Company Profile is a summary of the latest information on a Company. This includes: Registration Number, Name of Company, Incorporation Date, Date on which the last Annual Return was filed, Year-end date of last Accounts / Abridged Balance Sheet filed, Registered Office address, Status of the Company i.e. whether it is in liquidation, pending striking-off or has been struck-of, Details of Share Capital, Details of Shareholders, Details of Directors, Details of Secretary, Details of any Charges registered against the Company
Criminal Record Certificates
Apply for a Gibraltar Criminal Record Certificate
Apply for a Gibraltar Criminal Record Certificate
Gibraltar Criminal Record Certificates (Subject Access Request Certificates) can be ordered from the Royal Gibraltar Police. Applications for certificates may be submitted by email.
Notary Services
Gibraltar Public Notaries
Gibraltar Public Notaries
List of authorised public notaries in Gibraltar

The above links are provided as a convenience and for informational purposes only; Isarey bears no responsibility for the accuracy, content or policies of external websites.

Get a Quotation for your Documents

We price each certification process individually, depending on the type and quantity of documents to be attested, the country of issue, the country of use and intended purpose, urgency, whether certified translations are required as part of the process and courier costs.

To receive a quote, you can upload your documents using our online quotation form or send us your documents by email. After reviewing your documents and requirements, we will get back to you with a quotation:

If you don’t have the documents available, just describe the documents you need to certify, and we will get back to you with an estimation of cost and delivery times.

Using our quotation form, your documents will be uploaded over a secure connection and immediately encrypted on our server. For added protection, you can upload password-protected files ( PDFExternal link (opens in new tab), Microsoft Office 365: Save a password protected document to prevent unauthorized people from opening it. Office DocumentsExternal link (opens in new tab), WinRAR Encryption Frequently asked question (FAQ) RAR foldersExternal link (opens in new tab)) and provide us with the passwords separately.

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