Arab American Chamber of Commerce

Kuwait Embassy Certification of Legal Documents

Business Legal Documents

Business Legal Documents must be notarized in the state from which the document originated.

The Arab American Chamber of Commerce will certify the documents from the D.C. Government, authenticate them from the US State Department, and legalize them from the Embassy of Kuwait in Washington DC.

Procedure and Fees 1st Document Extra Document
D.C. Government Fee $15.00 $15.00
US Department of State Authenticate $8.00 $8.00
Kuwait Embassy Legalization $25.00 $25.00
Service fee $100.00 $50.00
The estimated charges $148.00 $98.00

Commercial Documents

A Certificate of Origin is required for commercial exports to Kuwait, but a Commercial Invoice is optional. Certificates must be signed, notarized, and then certified from the secretary of state as the notary. AACC will authenticate the documents from the US Department of State and legalize them from the Embassy of Kuwait.

Procedure and Fees Only C/I Only C/O C/I and C/O
Arab Chamber stamp $45.00 $45.00 $90.00
Embassy of Kuwait Fee $50.00 $75.00 $125.00
Service fee $20.00 $20.00 $10.00
The total fee $115.00 $140.00 $225.00

Personal Documents

All personal Documents must be certified from the local Secretary of State's office in the same state that issued the certificate. The AACC charges $ 150.00 to legalize a single personal document. Please note that the Kuwait Embassy requires presenting a copy of the applicant's passport in order to legalize a personal document.

  Assistance


If you need further assistance you can contact the Arab American Chamber of Commerce, Certification Department at:

Toll Free: 1-888-939-ARAB or (202) 347-5800 for instant assistance

 Approximate turn around time

11 business days (does not include mailing time).

Payment

We encourage all customers to send their payment in the form of a company check or U.S. Money Order payable to: Arab American Chamber of Commerce.

We also accept Visa, Master card, and American Express credit card payments through US Arab Chamber of Commerce. (There will be an extra 5% handling fee for using a credit card)

Upon request for billing, pharmaceuticals companies that are registered with the FDA, patent and trade mark offices, and forwarding companies that have a current "G" account will receive their invoice with the certified documents.We also accept to bill our current customers whose charge of certification is under $300, as long as their account is current.

Mailing

If you are using FedEx or-UPS-, please send a self addressed airway bill for return of your document. (make sure that it has your account number or your credit card number and expiration date, and that you have signed it).If you are using regular or priority USPS mail, please include a stamped, self addressed envelope.

Arab Chamber of Commerce
1615 Bay Head Rd. Annapolis MD 21409
Tel: (410) 757-5544
email:
Having difficulties contacting us? Call: 1-800-310-8654