Single Status Affidavit or Certificate of Non-Impediment for NYC residents - New York Apostille Services

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Our guarantee: 100% refund if we are not able to apostille your document(s). No service fees. 

We process documents for all countries. 

We process documents from all 50 U.S. States (apostilles and certifications), the U.S. Department of State in Washington DC (federal apostilles and certifications), and all foreign embassies/consulates.


Foreign Documents Express is a registered service provider with the Secretary of State - authentications, Hague apostilles, and certification.

Our mailing address is

Foreign Documents Express
331 Newman Springs Rd., Bldg. 1
4th Floor, Suite 143
Red Bank, NJ 07701

Phone: (646) 267-1140

Fax: (800) 905-0421

We accept all major credit and debit cards. We also accept checks (including personal checks), money orders, PayPal, MoneyGram, Western Union, bank transfers, and Zelle (646) 267-1140.

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You can call us at (646) 267-1140 with any questions about apostille process. We are available Monday - Sunday, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. to answer your questions. You can also fax or email copies of your documents for a free evaluation. We will advise if your documents qualify for apostilles and, if not, what steps need to be taken.

Processing times differ depending on nature of your documents. In each case will provide the time estimate, and will do our best to meet the deadline.

Delivery by USPS Priority mail (within the U.S.) is included in the price. FedEx (2nd day, within the U.S.): $20, FedEx (standard overnight): $30. We ship internationally. FedEx International to most countries is $75 (FedEx to Eastern Europe and South America is $115).

Apostilles and embassy legalization procedures are not complicated if you entrust your documents to legalization experts who know the requirements of U.S. apostille agencies, foreign consulates and embassies and the requirements of the receiving organizations in foreign countries.

Single Status Affidavit or Affidavit of Eligiblity to Marry

Single Status Affidavit (also called "No Marriage Affidavit" or "Certificate of Freedom to Marry", "Certificate of Non-Impediment", "Affidavit of Eligibility to Marry", "Certificate of Free Status", "Free to Marry Statement", "Affidavit of Civil Status", etc.) is a sworn statement that you are not married at the present time and are eligible to marry. This document is almost always required as a supporting document for getting married in a foreign country. 

Single Status Affidavit forms are different for different countries. They reflect the requirements of the officials in the country where the document shall be used. Some Single Status Affidavits are bilingual (e.g. English/Spanish, English/Vietnamese, etc.) At the prosent time our samples are not downloadable. We will do our best to email the requested document to you as soon as possible. In most cases you will receive it by email within a few hours. Please contact us.

After you complete the Single Status Affidavit form, you will need to sign it and have your signature notarized by a New York notary. Then, mail the notarized original to us, and we will assist you with obtaining an apostille or foreign embassy legalization.

If you live in a different state, please have your signature notarized by a local notary. We legalize document originating from all U.S. states.

New York apostille: price, processing time, order form

Apostille-priceNew York apostille: $175 (FedEx 2nd day within the U.S. is included)
If your document has been notarized in a different state, follow this link to our U.S. Apostilles site
Processing time (New York Apostille): depends on the county where the notary public is qualified. 2-3 bus. days for New York City, Kings, Queens, Broonx, Richmond counties, 4-7 bus. days for other counties.

FedEx (standard overnight): $25
FedEx International is $60 (most countries)
FedEx International to Eastern Europe and South America: $90
Complete the Order form and enclose it with your documents. Our mailing address is
Foreign Documents Express
331 Newman Springs Rd., Bldg. 1
4th Floor, Suite 143
Red Bank, NJ 07701