Apostille for a certificate of good conduct from the City of New York



fingerprints 4Question: I received my Certificate of Good Conduct from New York City. Does it have to be notarized before I can submit it for an apostille?

Answer: No, this document does not need to be notarized. In fact, the signature of the Supervisor who signed the certificate of good conduct can be authenticated directly New York County Clerk, and then apostilled.

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What does a NYC certificate of good conduct look like?

Here is an image of New York City certificate of good conduct (criminal background check). It is issued by New York City police department, and includes the following information: (a) full name, (b) address, (c) photo, (d) fingerprints, (e) certificate number, (f) date, (g) signature of the Supervisor.

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tip apostilleThis certificate is valid for 60 days!
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NY apostille: price, processing time, order form

new-york-apostille-priceNew York Apostille: $175 (FedEx 2nd day within the U.S. is included).
Processing time: 3-5 bus. days + mail.
Embassy legalization: $375 (most embassies)
Processing time: depends on the embassy.
FedEx (standard overnight): $25
FedEx International is $60 (most countries)
FedEx International to Eastern Europe and South America: $90
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Brooklyn, NY 11215

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Due to the public health concern regarding COVID-19, many New York State and New York City agencies and consulates have suspended all walk-in service.  Therefore, all apostille/ authentication requests are being processed via mail with delayed processing time. The processing time for New York apostilles is currently around three weeks. 

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