Authentication of Documents
The Consulate General in Houston offers authentication services for the following documents:
- Birth Certificate
- Death Certificate
- Academic Level Completion Certificates, Diplomas
- Commercial Documents
- Animal Vaccination Certificates
- For document formalization and authentication purposes, documents will need to be notarized and then authenticated by the local State authorities, then by the Secretary of the Department of State in Washington, DC, and lastly by the Consular Services in Houston, Texas.
- Documents must be provided in duplicate (original and copy) and translated into Portuguese.