Chinese Embassy Authentication/ Legalisation
Processing time: 2 weeks
We facilitate your authentications requests for commercial/ work/ family reunion/ other purposes. Upload your documents and we will review & process the application.
The Chinese Embassy can authenticate:
Contracts, Power of Attorney, Companies House Documents
Birth, Death & Marriage Certificate
GRO Certificates, Deedpoll, Decree Absolute, Police Checks (DBS/ ACRO/ ICPC), and other personal documents
Degree Certificate, QTS, TEFL, TESOL, and other Certificates issued in the UK
Passport & Visa Copy
For personal/ Commercial use
Chinese Embassy Authentications – What do you need
Your Apostilled Documents
Before submitting the application to the officials we will need to complete apostilles on your documents. We could do it on you behalf – message us and we’ll see what’s the best option for you.
Your Passport Copy
For poersonal documents the Embassy will need a scanned copy of your passport; or for commercial documents (Company) they’ll need a passport copy from one of the directors plus a director list from the Companies House.
Once you have submitted your order we will contact you to complete the application form.
Processing time and Cost
|Item||Processing time||Cost (per document)|
|1. Solicitor’s Certifications + FCDO Apostille (Standard)||2-3 Working Days||£91|
|2. Chinese Embassy Authentications||1 Week||£129|
How to Submit your Document(s)
We accept applications via different channels, and most successful applications received by 5pm will be submitted to the authority on the next working day. Certified documents can be sent via our online order from; original document(s) can be sent to our office: Legalisation.Services, Mandarin Management, 1 Cornhill, London, EC3V 3ND
|By Email/ Online Order Form||In most cases we could process document(s) via certified copies – feel free to contact us by email / complete our inquiry form and our team will review & process your application asap.|
|In Person||Our office opens from Monday to Friday between 08:30am and 5pm (excl Bank holidays). For applications delivered in person to our offices an application checking service is available but is provided on a discretionary basis. Charges may apply for this service.|
|By Courier||You may send your application by a same day/ next day courier, and we will review your application as soon as your documents arrived at our office. For same day submission, please make sure your document(s) arrive before 10:00am.|
|By Post||Please use Royal Mail Special Delivery to send your document as it could be tracked on the Royal Mail’s system. For same day submission, please make sure your document(s) arrive before 10am.|
|Return Postage – Royal Mail Special Delivery (UK Mainland)||£10||Deliver your documents back to your address via Royal Mail next day Special Delivery (1pm)|
|Return Postage – Same Day Courier to Central London||Upon Request||Deliver your documents back to your address via Same Day courier. Address in Central London should cost between £15 and £35, price quote upon request.|
|Return Postage – Same/ Next Day Courier Outside London (UK Mainland)||Upon Request||Deliver your documents back to your address via Next Day National / International courier. Price quote upon request.|
|DHL – UK Mainland||£15|
|Return Postage – Royal Mail Special Delivery (International)||£20|
|DHL – International||£60|