The Ultimate Guide to SDM & Notary Attestation

SDM & Notary Attestation

SDM & Notary Attestation: Document verification is a crucial aspect of legal proceedings in India. However, the process can be overwhelming, particularly when it comes to Sub-Divisional Magistrate (SDM) authentication. As a legal department that operates independently of the government, SDM authentication requires adherence to specific procedures. To ensure a hassle-free verification process, seeking the help of professionals can make all the difference. With our expert SDM authentication services, we guarantee to expedite the process and make it less cumbersome. As the famous quote goes, ‘time is money,’ and we understand the value of both. Let us help you save both time and money with our top-notch SDM authentication services.

What is SDM Attestation?

SDM Attestation, short for Sub-Divisional Magistrate Attestation, is the process of obtaining a stamp from an SDM, or Sub-Divisional Magistrate, on personal documents such as birth certificates, marriage certificates, and educational certificates like degree certificates. This process is only carried out by Sub-Divisional Magistrates in Delhi, and it serves as an alternative to the SHD and HRD process for further attestation by the MEA and Embassies.

What is the purpose of obtaining SDM Attestation?

Obtaining SDM Attestation from Delhi is a step in the process of legitimizing personal and educational documents for obtaining residence, student, or work/employment visas. It is a mandatory requirement for individuals to have their documents attested by the relevant government authorities. While it may not be the only process required, in certain cases, it can serve as an alternative to the State Home Department and HRD during the attestation procedure.

What is the procedure for obtaining SDM Attestation?

The ability to grant SDM Attestation in New Delhi lies solely with the Sub-Divisional Magistrate of Delhi. To obtain this attestation, individuals can reach out to attestation agents such as IY. IY is a company that specializes in apostille and attestation services, including SDM document attestation. They offer fast and accurate services, where individuals simply need to provide their documents and the company will handle the entire process for them.

Steps for obtaining SDM & Notary Attestation

SDM Attestation can only be granted by the Sub-Divisional Magistrate in Delhi. To begin the process, an individual must first obtain a Notary attestation. It cannot be obtained from any specific state and is typically done with the assistance of a service provider. The steps to obtain SDM Attestation include:

Notary Attestation

The first step in the process is to have the document attested by a Notary.

SDM Attestation

After the Notary attestation is complete, the document can then be presented to the Sub-Divisional Magistrate for their attestation.

What is the estimated time frame for obtaining SDM & Notary Attestation?

The time it takes to get a document attested can vary depending on the type of document and service provider. Typically, it takes 7-10 business days. However, this time frame can be affected by additional services such as urgent service or fast delivery.

What is the fee for getting a document attested by the Sub-Divisional Magistrate (SDM)?

The cost for getting a document attested by the Sub-Divisional Magistrate (SDM) can vary based on the type of document and the services you choose. Generally, the charges can range from a few hundred to several thousand rupees. Additional services such as pick-up and drop-off or expedited service may also affect the overall cost. To get an accurate quote for SDM & Notary Attestation, it is recommended to contact our service provider’s sales executive.



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Efficient and Streamlined Application Process

We provide convenient SDM & Notary Attestation services that simplify repetitive tasks and improve customer satisfaction. Our team is dedicated to providing accurate and legitimate services by connecting you with accessible staff and supportive service. To use our service, simply fill out the details of the facility you need, upload and submit your original documents, make a transaction online, and you’re done. Let us handle the rest as we deliver stamped certificates and translated documents as per your needs while you relax.

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Fast and Reliable Service

We provide fast, reliable, and verified document certification services. Our services are trusted by clients and we take pride in delivering high-quality results.

Cost Effective

We understand the value of your hard-earned money, which is why we pride ourselves on providing affordable rates without compromising the quality of our work.

24/7 Customer Service

Our experts are reachable 24X7 via chat, phone or email. You don’t have to wait for those typical office hours to reach us. We will be there to address all your queries and concerns.

Free Pick-up & Drop Service

We have a pick-and-drop facility. Our agents will come to your doorstep to collect the required documents and will deliver them back to you safely, once the work is done.

Service Availability Across India

IY Enterprises has branches across the country, making it easy for our clients to access our services. We also provide document legalization services for foreign documents of all types.

Field Experience and Exposure

With experience and exposure of 20 + years in the legalization field, we have gained knowledge that has enabled us to understand the process’s practical aspects and the services we offer.

100% credibility

Our former clients are our ambassadors. We don’t need to prove our authenticity by boasting about ourselves. Our work and our deliverables, speak about our credibility. Testimonials from our previous clients prove it all.

Team of dedicated experts

We are teamed up with individuals who are experts at their work. Our team does not spare any effort or knowledge to accomplish the work efficiently. They know what they are doing and are always available 24/7.

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