What is the proper way for a
translator to notarize my
documents to apostille?
If you are going to hire and use a translator to translate the documents that you want apostilled, authenticated, or legalized you can copy/paste, print out, and attach along with your translated documents this Certificate of Translation document that has been approved to use by the Texas Secretary of State.
Certificate of Translation
State of Texas
County of _________________________
I _______________________________________________, (translators name) declare under penalty of perjury that I understand the ______________________________ language and the English language; and that, to the best of my knowledge and belief, the statements in the English language in the attached translation of a _________________________________________________ (name of document) from ________________________________________________ (document holders name), have the same meaning as the statements in the _____________________________ language in the document that I have examined.
Signature of translator date
Before me, the undersigned authority, this day personally appeared ________________________________ (translators name) and by oath stated that the facts herein stated are true and correct.
Sworn to and subscribed before me on this _____ day of ________________, 20____.
Notary Public in and for the State of Texas