Q. What is certified translation?
Certification of translation in Ukraine is an affidavit of translation accuracy
stated by professional translator accompanied by corporate seal of translation agency and attached to the translation,
meaning translator's personal responsibility for the content.
If the document has to be accepted by some Ukrainian organization,
most likely you will be required to notarize your certified translation by Ukrainian Notary Public.
Q. Why do I need certified translations?
To use your documents legally in Ukraine, your documents shall be translated into Ukrainian language,
certified and notarized in Ukraine.
Q. Do I need to obtain apostille for Ukraine?
Apostille is one of the "authentication" methods.
If documents are to be presented to official Ukrainian organizations, you would most likely be required to obtain Apostille
in your country for validating your documents in Ukraine.
More on "authentication" and Apostilles you can read
What is Apostille?
Q. Can I translate my documents intended for Ukraine domestically, not in Ukraine?
Actually you can. Translations can be verified by Ukrainian Consul,
who has legitimate power of Ukrainian Notary Public.
Disadvantages of this solution
- the costs for this service are too high;
- processing time is long;
- you have to appear in person in Consulate;
In other case, foreign notary certification is not valid in Ukraine.
And translations (certifications/notarizations) have to be performed in Ukraine.
Q. Why is it better using the services you provide?
When traveling to Ukraine and having limited time
for any business or personal activity,
it is good idea to complete your documents translations and certifications in advance,
avoiding any possible mistakes or delays.
We save your precious time and money,
making the complicated procedures very easy and fast for you.
Q. I am traveling to Ukraine in 1 month, can you hold the translations for me?
Sure, we can. The produced translations can be delivered to your address in Ukraine using local expedited courrier mail service.
Just inform us the dates of your stay, city, exact address and contact numbers.
Q. Notaries require originals to be submitted to notarize certified translations in Ukraine?
As translation shall be approved by Ukrainian notary
ONLY UPON PRESENTATION OF THE ORIGINAL DOCUMENT OR ITS ORIGINAL NOTARIZED COPY
you are required to send us the original notarized copy of the document or the original document itself,
for Ukrainian notarization to be performed, to our mailing address.
Plain certification (affidavit of translation accuracy, company seal but without notarial certification)
can be produced with just the photocopies of your documents sent by e-mail.
Q. I need to prepare set of documents for some activity in Ukraine, discounts possible?
Yes. E-mail your request to us
in order for us to provide you with a detailed quote.
Q. Can you retrieve documents in Ukraine on urgent basis and what are the fees?
Yes. We retrieve birth certificates, marriage and divorce certificates, death records, police clearance certificates, legal entity registry extracts on urgent basis.
For more information don't hesitate to contact us.
Q. I need to obtain birth certificate of my relative in Odessa, Ukraine?
To obtain birth certificate from Odessa you are required to authorize our agent with power of attorney to act on your behalf in State Archive.
This procedure is not required for other Ukrainian cities.
Q. Can you assist with marriage to Ukrainian national in Ukraine?
We do the complete consulting for preparing the documents for marriage in Ukraine, provide with necessary translations and certifications.