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A Notary Public is a practitioner who has been given the power and authority to authenticate and execute copies of original documents as well as original documents. They also have the authority to swear affidavits for domestic and international use.

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  • Administering oaths for the signing of formal documents such as affidavits, affirmations, declarations and oaths
  • Authenticating official, government and personal documents for overseas use
  • Authenticating the identity of witnesses
  • Certifying copies of original documents
  • Dealing with documentation for land, property and deceased estates overseas
  • Preparation of ship's protests and noting
  • Protesting of bills of exchange
  • Witnessing powers of attorney for overseas use
  • Witnessing the signing of documents for use in foreign jurisdictions
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Certain documents require an apostille to authenticate the notarial seal. This authentication is carried out by the Australian Department of Foreign Affairs, typically for non-Commonwealth countries.

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Sterling Legal has been providing notarial services since 2010.

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