Death Certificate Attestation

Death Certificate Attestation

Losing a loved one is something painful to experience and cannot be expressed in words. There are many unfortunate people around us that have lost a loved one. Since death is a biological process, We can’t do anything to prevent it, but what we can do is take the necessary steps to make the death certificate legal so that it does not affect our future.

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Why You Need A Death Certificate?

A death certificate is a legal document that describes important details of the deceased such as date and time of death, location, cause, etc. As with every other document, this is extremely important as it is a legal document that mentions vital information.

Making Death Certificate Legal

Although the certificate in your hands is original, when it is taken to another country, this is where the document has to be proved its legal status. This is done by the attestation procedure. So, what is an attestation process?

Certificate Attestation Procedure

Well, it is simply a procedure in which the document is verified by the officials to ensure its authenticity. Once the document is finished verifying, it is signed and sealed by the concerned authorities and it is made valid to use in a foreign country. Although the attestation procedure can be done by ourselves by applying, as it takes a lot of time and more importantly, if you are a fresher in these matters, the process can get complex.

This is why it is better to opt for the services of a professional agency that performs death certificate attestation procedure. These companies have considerable experience and knowledge in performing attestation for different types of documents such as educational, non-educational and commercial documents.

The Requirements

Before attesting the death certificate, there are some documents that need to be submitted in order to make the attestation process smoother without any problems. These are the documents that must be used:

  • The original certificate
  • Passport copy of the deceased
  • Passport size photos of the individual

The Procedure

Attesting death certificates is a long process and involves verification that is done by different departments.It is always better to approach the services of certificate attestation companies to be on the safe side.Here we explain the steps involved in the verification and attestation of the death certificate.

NOTARY ATTESTATION

Getting the document attested by a legalized Notarization is the first step. The notarization requirements will vary depending on the type of document. Before doing notarization they will check whether he/she possesses a criminal background, certified true copies of documents, etc. Once the certificate is verified, it is then sent to the state home department for second stage verification.

STATE HOME DEPARTMENT

Getting attestation from the state home department or SDM is the second step in attestation. Just like the Notary attestation, SDM checks whether your document is authentic and not fabricated. Another highlight about this attestation procedure is that without the SDM attesting your documents, it will not be passed to the next stage verification which is done by the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA). The original death certificate and a passport copy must be given for the verification process. It takes about 2 to 3 days to complete verifying and signing the document.

MINISTRY OF EXTERNAL AFFAIRS ATTESTATION

This department is responsible for the third round of attestation. In order to get your document attested by the MEA, it must be successfully verified by the relevant state authority. To use the documents or certificates within India and foreign countries, the document or certificate should undergo the process of MEA attestation. Although the MEA legalizes the document on the basis of the signature and seal of the designated authorities, it does not bear the responsibility of the contents of the documents.

EMBASSY ATTESTATION

This is the final step in the attestation procedure of the document. Only after completing attestation from all other departments mentioned above one can go before Embassy for attestation. This should be done from the Home country of the certificate holder.

Choosing The Best Agency

When it comes to selecting the right agency in Qatar, there are literally many, but what you must always consider and choose a reliable and experienced certificate attestation company. When it comes to experience and quality of services, Bharath International is the best. We have been providing the right certificate attestation services for clients for the past years

Death Certificate Attestation

Our attestation services include educational certificates such as degree certificate attestation, diploma certificate attestation and other types of educational certificates. We also do marriage certificate attestation, birth certificate attestation and more.

If you are in the process of getting the death certificates attested in Qatar, then make sure that it is done with Bharath International that provides 24 Hours Attestation Service for certificates so that you don’t have to worry about time issues.

Know More About Death Certificate Attestation

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If you have been through a personal loss, you’ve probably experienced that it is one of the hardest things to cope with.

Everyone feels grief in his or her own way, but after the different stages mourning has passed, it’s imperative that we get back to normalcy and start thinking of the future. If you are a family member/dependent of the departed, then applying for a Death Certificate as soon as possible should be in the top of your priority list. This blog explains about the attestation services in Qatar

Why would You Need to Get a Death Certificate for the Deceased?

For someone who just lost a family member, applying for a Death Certificate or getting all the documents of the deceased cleared adds more to the pain. Even thinking about going out may induce further sorrow.

However, life doesn’t stop here, a Death Certificate will serve as proof for legal purposes; whether it is to access pension benefits, claim life insurance, settle estates, get re-married, arrange for a funeral, or for visa purposes, a Death Certificate of the deceased is a must so that his/her dependants can have a secure future.

Death certificates are essential records in order to prove entitlement to estate claims and probate inquiries. These also come in handy when carrying out genealogical research, if you have a family history line inquiry.

This essential record is issued by a medical practitioner to legally testify a person’s death and includes all important details regarding the death like the cause, date, and name and other information of the died person. The Death Certificate is considered as a public document in almost all countries since, in every legal system, the authorities use this certificate to confirm the death of a person. However, if you are abroad and is planning to use it beyond the boundaries of the issuing country, it should be attested for international verification. To get a hassle-free service in terms of Death Certificate attestation, reach out to Bharath attestation services for all the extended support required for documentation.

What is Death Certificate Attestation?

Death Certificate attestation is one of the significant branches of non-educational certificate attestation. Since Death Certificate is an essential document in some international fields, in order to use it beyond the boundaries of the issuing country, it needs to be attested.

Why is it Required?

The Death Certificate attestation in the international fields is mainly used for getting some needs without the presence of the dead person, such as probating claims and also for acquiring financial needs. Nowadays, every country use this attestation to ensure that the person specified in the certificate has died.

Who can Apply?

Family members (spouse, parent, child, or sibling) of the deceased may apply for Death Certificate attestation. People staying in any part of the country can easily get the Death Certificate attested, as Bharath Attestation Services is known for delivering the commitment along with Death Certificate attestation in a systematic and cost-effective manner.

How to Apply?

Some requirements are essential for getting a Death Certificate attestation from the concerned embassy, and some may vary depending upon the issuing embassy. In some cases, Death Certificate should be verified from the home country before submitting it for embassy attestation.

  • Passport copy of the applicant
  • Original Death Certificate

The Death Certificate attestation in Qatar needs a couple of original documents of the deceased to be attested from the concerned authority. The original documents may include degrees, power of attorney, or such documents.

The Death Certificate attestation procedure in Qatar usually takes 12-13 working days. However, in case of emergency, Bharath’s Qatar attestation services will get the work done on a priority basis.

Who will Provide the Attestation Service?

There are tons of attestation agencies all across the globe. But, it’s continuously challenging for people to get personal documents like death certificate legalized to be used internationally. Opt for trustworthy attestation agencies like the Bharath attestation services for the legalization of your personal documents.

Getting Death Certificate attestation is, in fact, a 4-step process. Let’s take a look at these four important processes.

Notary Attestation

Notarization is often a necessary first step for all attestations to have documents authenticated and legalized. There will be a criminal background check as well as the verification of certified true copies of documents, which would take 2 to 3 days to complete.

Attestation from Home Department

The second step in death certificate attestation is getting attestation from the state Home Department or from the Sub-Divisional Magistrate (SDM). The death certificate and true copy of your passport is required to complete this step, which will take 2 to 3 days to process.

Ministry of External Affairs Attestation

To get the Ministry of External Affairs attestation (MEA) all original documents need to be submitted directly to the designated authorities. With the signature and seal of the designated authorities, the MEA legalizes the document, however, it does not bear the responsibility of the contents of the documents. It takes 2 to 3 processing days.

Embassy Attestation

The final step in getting a Death Certificate attestation is getting it attested from country’s Embassy which should be done from the Home country of the certificate holder.