The legalization is an authentication and verification of documents, which shall serve before the foreign authorities.
It is not an obligatory condition, but almost always the legalization is accompanied by а translation of the document that is made by an authorized translator.
The procedure of legalization with translation goes through several stages, and namely:
- preparing the document duly;
- translating the document into the language of the country, in which it will be used;
- authentication of the translator’s signature.
The order of preparing the document depends on the country in which it is intended to serve, and respectively, there are several main cases: