Buying abroad

By Beth Richards

Many elements of a notary’s work involve buying or selling real estate outside the UK; be it … Land: regulated, unregulated… Buildings: Residential; second homes, investment property, off plan apartments, villas, re-sales, repossessions, time share or fractional ownership… Commercial: industrial, storage, offices… In the UK the role of the notary in connection with buying foreign…

Are you a medic relocating to Australia?

By Notary Public London

General Practitioners Working in Australia: the process of moving to Australia can require approximately 6 months and involves a number of steps …..V visa to work in Australia …Eligibility: if you are a UK or Irish GP more Midwives and nurses relocating to Australia …. Notary has a great deal of experience in dealing with…

Notarised-Translations

By Beth Richards

As well as using in-house skills, we work with bonded translators.  This means that whatever the language your document is in, we can get it translated.

Notarised documents for the UAE

By Notary Public London

+ Click here to see country requirements for UAEDoing Business in the UAE or Qatar? The most common document the notary deals with, particularly in relation to business in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Qatar, is a Power of Attorney (PoA). A PoA is needed in order to get a legal document signed abroad…

Notarisation to access your Facebook account

By Notary Public London

Accessing a Facebook business account If you have a Facebook Page you can no longer access, and you wish to retrieve it, they may ask for a Notarised copy of documents. First you should contact someone on Facebook and they will be able to determine what the best course of action will be. Being locked…

Going to work in the UAE?

By Notary Public London

Congratulations! You’ve just got a new job and you’re off to the UAE! Before you can up-sticks and move to sunnier climes, you may be asked to dig out your old educational certificates. Your new employer will need to have attested copies of your educational certificates in order to arrange your visa. If you’ve never…

The Apostille

By Notary Public London

The Apostille, also known as the Apostille Convention, Apostille Treaty and its full name the Hague Convention Abolishing the Requirement of Legalisation for Foreign Public Documents, is in fact an international treaty. THE NAME Apostille comes from the French word apostille (meaning “marginal annotation or note”), itself from the Old French word apostiller (meaning “to…

What is a Notary?

By Notary Public London

You most likely have never heard of a Notary. Despite being the third and oldest branch of the legal profession, it’s a role which often goes under the radar. In this blog post, I’ll be giving you a quick overview on who we are and what we do. Firstly, it’s important to note that there…

Notarised documents for taking pets abroad

By Notary Public London

Pets Legalisation Service For your pet to travel to the UK without the need for quarantine, insure they have the correct identification documents, vaccinations and treatments. Changes to the pet travel scheme came into effect on 29 December 2014, with a new pet travel Regulation. LINK TO GOV.UK – + Bringing your pet dog, cat or ferret…