US apostille provides expedited apostille and certification services for corporate and personal documents issued in the State of California and destined for use abroad.
Our fee for next day service is $50.00 per document (Apostille or certification)
How can we provide fast service at such a low cost?
Our office is located at 453 South Spring St. in downtown L.A.
The Secretary of the State of California is located at 300 South Spring St.
Practically, our office is in the building next to the Secretary of State within 2 minutes walking.
As soon as we receive your document, our courier immediately hand carries it to the Secretary of the State and waits for it.
Payment must be received upfront with the document. We accept Personal, business Check, or Money Order. In case the state of California rejects your document, we will return only the secretary of state fee back to you with the document and the rejection details. Send Your Package to our California branch office
If you have a Federal document that requires an apostille from the US Department of State in Washington D.C., you can still get it apostilled in four business days by sending it to our main office in Washington D.C.
Frequently Asked Questions about California Apostille
California corporate and federal documents are acceptable for the apostille service from US apostille. We may provide expedited authentication services for California certifications from the MD Secretary of State within just One Business Day. Please, contact our customer service for confirmation first.Examples of California Corporate documents:
US apostille authenticates federal documents issued in California from the US Department of State in Washington DC. Examples of Federal agencies are:
US apostille doesn’t provide attestation service for educational documents or vital records issued in the State of California. However, we offer our customers a detailed guide that contains all the information that our customers might need to obtain apostille certificates from the California SOS by themselves.
Sacramento Main Office
1500 11th Street, 2nd and 3rd Floors
Sacramento, CA 95814
Only Sacramento Office provides mailing service
Los Angeles Regional Office
300 South Spring Street, Room 12513
Los Angeles, CA 90013
The California Secretary of State's Los Angeles office has expanded its authentication services to include the authentication of the signatures of California notaries public, in addition to county and state official's signatures.
|Mailing Address||Notary Public Section
P.O. Box 942877
Sacramento, CA 94277–0001
|Telephone||Los Angeles office: (213) 897-3062 / Sacramento Main Office: (916) 657-5448 - (916) 653–3595||Secretary of State
|Mailing Info||Please Include a self-addressed envelope for the return mail. If you wish to use a mail tracking service, please provide a pre-paid air bill. If you do not use a prepaid service, our office will mail your document(s) by U.S. Postal Service regular mail at no charge.|
|Fees||Regular Apostille Service: $20.00per document
Expedited Apostille service: $ 26.00 per document.
|Processing Time||6-8 Business Days|
The California Secretary of State authenticates signatures only on documents issued in the State of California signed by a notary public or the following public officials and their deputies:
8:00 am to 4:30 pm Monday through Friday (excluding holidays)
Sacramento Main Office:
Los Angeles Regional Office:
California Apostille is acceptable for all types of California documents destined for use in one of the Hague Convention Participating Countries .
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California Embassy Legalization is required for documents issued in the State of California and destined for use in the Non-Hague countries. US apostille offers rush California legalization services from the US Department of State and from the embassy of the destination country in Washington DC. For more information, you may send us an email at: firstname.lastname@example.org
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