The consular attestation services IVS Global Services Centre is located at:
Abu Dhabi University Building
For the convenience of applicants, service hours in the IVS Global Services Centre have been extended by three hours and it will remain open from 8.30 am to 3.30pm from Sunday to Thursday except on Embassy holidays.
Please see www.ivsglobalattestation.com for additional details regarding location of IVS centre and fee schedule.
GUIDELINES FOR ATTESTATION OF EDUCATIONAL CERTIFICATES/OTHER DOCUMENTS
The Embassy/Consulate also performs notarial functions like attestation of academic certificates, diplomas, marriage and birth certificates issued in India, power of attorney and other such documents executed by Indian citizens in India and UAE. The document to be attested must be presented in original with a photocopy and signed before the Consular Officer, who will verify and satisfy himself about the identity of the executant/deponent from his passport. The original passport and a photocopy to be presented for this purpose. The service is rendered the same day.
The Government of UAE requires all educational certificates, professional or academic, emanating from India to be attested by the Indian Embassy/Consulate in UAE for further attestation by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of UAE Government before grant of UAE Visa. The UAE Government also accepts educational certificates attested by their Embassy in New Delhi and Consulate in Mumbai provided the certificates were also attested first by the Consular Section of the Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India (Counter at Ground Floor, Patiala House, Tilak Marg, New Delhi).
All certificates submitted to the Embassy of India, Abu Dhabi and Consulate General of India Dubai, for attestation should, therefore, be got first attested in India by the agencies detailed below:-
ATTESTATION PROCEDURE FOR EDUCATIONAL DOCUMENTS
Authentication by the concerned State Government authorities.
Attestation by Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India.
(Address: Ground Floor, Patiala House, Tilak Marg, New Delhi).
UAE Embassy, New Delhi/UAE Consulate, Mumbai
The certificate/documents for attestation should be submitted to the Embassy/Consulate along with a photocopy of the certificate/document and a copy of his/her passport. The original passport should be presented for verification and return. Private firms applying for attestation of documents should submit a written request stating the purpose of the attestation.
For more details please visit http://www.ivsglobalattestation.com
Note: All applicants should identify themselves by presenting the original passport. (In case of submission by a company, a request letter on company letter head and duly signed by the authorized signatory of the firm should be attached).