Attestation in Canada at DFATD (Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada)

Published on Monday, July 15, 2013

Attestation, also known as apostille or legalization, refers to the process of having your Canadian documents first, authenticated at the Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade (DFAIT) in Ottawa, now called Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada (DFATD), and then legalized at the Embassy or Consulate of your destination country.  You may also want to take a look at this helpful article “Apostille – Authentication and Legalization of Canadian Documents“.

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