Australian Consulate-General
Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota and Wisconsin

Document Certification - Notarial Services


The Australian Consulate-General in Chicago can provide document certification such as apostilles and authentications for certain Australian documents, and also for certain foreign documents to be used in Australia.

Those as well as other notarial services provided by the Consulate, with associated fees, are listed below.

Before requesting a notarial service from our office, please make sure you know exactly what service you require.  You should confirm this with the organisation that requires your documents. We are not able to provide advice on which notarial service you need.


Notarial Act(s) Fees:
(as @ 1 Aug 20)
Authentications US $60
Apostilles US $60
Certifying copies of original documents US $52
Witnessing of signatures of original documents US $52
Certification of no impediment to marriage            US $106
The taking of statutory declarations US $52
Administration of affidavits, oaths and affirmations               US $52

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With the exception of Authentications, Certified Copies and Apostilles, all notarial and document services must be done in person.

For mail-in services, please send documents with completed credit card authorization form, which can be found here.

Please call the Consulate on 312-419-1480 for further information and to book your notarial appointment.


Contact Us

If you need assistance scheduling your appointment or have questions regarding notarial services, you can call us on +1-312 419 1480 or email us at [email protected].