GENERAL DOCUMENTS: We will hand deliver your notarized documents to the DC Secretary of State for a State Authentication. Processing takes 1 – 2 business days.
FEDERALLY ISSUED DOCUMENTS: Documents issued by the Federal government can skip this step.
STATE GOVERNMENT DOCUMENTS: Marriage, Birth, Death Certificates. These documents must be Authenticated by the Secretary of State that issued the document before sending to Monument Visa.
For Example: If you were born in California then your birth certificate must be Authenticated by the California Secretary of State before sending to us.