There are two types of authentications

Apostille or Great Seal

Documents authenticated for Hague participating countries will receive an Apostille. Documents authenticated for non-Hague countries will receive a Great Seal.

Contact Information

Address
Office of the Secretary of the Commonwealth
Authentication Division
1111 East Broad St, 1st Floor
Richmond, VA 23219

Phone: 804-692-0114

Email: authentication@governor.virginia.gov