Australian Consulate-General
Mumbai, India

Authentication and Apostille

Authentication

Officers at the Australian Consulate-General, Mumbai are able to authenticate most official Australian documents.

If you require authentication of an education document, please provide verification from the issuing institution. Contact the issuing institution for assistance.

Education documents presented to the Consulate for an authentication must have been issued by an Australian accredited education authority. See the Australian Qualifications Framework website for more information on who can issue education documents in Australia. Some educational authorities provide online verification.

If your education document was issued by an institution in a foreign country, it will need to be authenticated by that country.

This service takes two standard business working days. The document(s) can either be collected or be sent out by mail. 

Apostille

Officers at the Australian Consulate-General, Mumbai are able to affix an Apostille on most documents that qualify as Australian public documents. 

This service takes two standard business working days. The document(s) can either be collected or be sent out by mail. 

Authentication or Apostille?

You should check with the local authorities requesting the document as to their requirements in order to ensure that the appropriate service is provided for your documents to be accepted. Consulate staff cannot advise clients of foreign requirements.