Notary Public Waltham Forest, London

notary public Waltham Forest

Julian Kostick is a Notary Public serving North London.

He offers appointments either at his office or at a place to suit you.

Notarial services offered to clients in Waltham Forest and the surrounding areas of the Waltham Forest Borough of London including:
Baker's Arms, Cann Hall, Chingford, Chingford Hatch, Friday Hill, Hale End, Highams Park, Leyton, Leytonstone, Walthamstow, Whipps Cross and Upper Walthamstow.

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What does a Notary Public do?

A Notary, or Notary Public, can authenticate or witness most documents. A Notary can also arrange legalisation ( Apostilles) if needed. You will normally require the services of a Notary Public when you have documents which are to be used abroad. The Notary's signature and seal will verify to the authorities in that country that any relevant checks have been carried out and that the document has been properly signed. A Notary has no knowledge of foreign legal systems and is therefore unable to provide legal advice on documents.

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Seeing a Notary Public

You may need to see a Notary to:

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What is the difference between a Notary and a Solicitor?

Notaries form a small, highly specialised branch of the legal profession, whose area of specialisation is the certification of documents so that they may be used effectively abroad.

Solicitors form by far the largest part of the legal profession. They provide advice and representation to their clients on a wide variety of legal issues, usually within the legal framework of their country of residence.

One important difference between a Notary and a Solicitor is that whereas a Solicitor's primary duty is to his client, the Notary's primary duty is to the transaction and the authenticity of the documents. As Notaries Public are recognised worldwide, they have to maintain absolute integrity and impartiality to maintain the standing of the Notarial profession.

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Notaries are available in most cities in the UK. and has the largest collection of Notaries with around 80. West Midlands. Notaries are strictly regulated to maintain high standards of customer care. You can find more information about them from The Notaries Society.You will also find them in , Notary Public in Hounslow, London

Additional notaries are also available in Norwich,and Southampton. Notary Public Sheffield

Other notaries are also available in: Shujaat Husain Notary Coventry Raj Padhiar , Family Solicitors Stapleford , Leeds , Notary Public Tottenham , Notary Public Southall and
Shepperton Notary Public Weybridge and Notary Kingston on Thames and and and Notary Public Milton Keynes as well as Lancashire Notary , Mobile notary in Lancashire , Lancaster legal services , Kendal in Cumbria , Notary in Slough , Notarisation in High Wycombe , St Helens, Merseyside , Notary Bristol , Notary services in Blackpool , City of London Notary services , Mobile notary in London and Sheffield Solicitors and Child Abuse Compensation Solicitors Rotherham

What is Legalisation or Apostille?

Many countries also require notarised documents to be 'legalised'. This is a system which exists all round the world, not just in the UK. Legalisation is a double check to make sure that the Notary's signature is genuine. All Notaries' signatures and seals are recorded by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office. Once the authenticity of the signature is confirmed a certificate is attached, called an "Apostille". Documents may also need to be checked by foreign embassies to make sure that the Notary's signature matches the one on their records. The requirement for this will depend on the foreign country involved.

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Documents in a foreign language

If a document requiring notarisation is in a foreign language it may be necessary for the document to be translated by an official translator who will then have to sign a statutory declaration certifying that it is a true translation.

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What identification does a Notary Public require?

One essential part of a Notary's work is to identify the people whom they see. This has always been a part of the Notary's records to ensure that documents are correctly signed and may be relied on by persons overseas. Following the implementation of the Money Laundering Regulations 2003, Notaries are now obliged to keep sufficient evidence on their files of the identity and the address of all their clients before they undertake any work.

Each person whose signature they are to certify must provide one of the following original identification documents at the time of the appointment.

In addition, they require proof of residence, which can be one of the following original documents:

When a Notary Public is acting for a corporate client, evidence of the due incorporation of the company or entity is required. The Notary will usually wish to make their own enquiries of the Companies Registry to obtain some documents such as:

In addition to the above, each individual signatory will need to produce one of the identification documents mentioned above.

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What does it cost?

An early indication of the costs can usually be given in advance but so that we can establish the charges please tell us the following:

Please visit the contact us page to obtain a quotation.

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