Hawaii Apostille

The Aloha State

Issuing Authority

The Lieutenant Governor

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  1. Bullet Honolulu


  1. Bullet $1 per apostille

Payments can be maid by:

  1. -check

  2. -money order

  3. -cashier’s check

Checks or money orders must be made payable to the the Lieutenant Governor

Turnaround time

  1. Bullet1 week
    for mail orders

  2. Bulletover the counter
    for walk-in requests


Sample images: 1 - Hawaii Apostille; 2 - Clerk of the Circuit Court certification; 3 - Hawaii Notary Public certification

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Apostilles certify only that a document has been signed by, and bears the seal and stamp of, a duly commissioned Notary Public of the State of Hawaii.  An Apostille does not validate the substance, contents, and/or legal effect of the document, nor that the document has been approved and/or endorsed  by the Lieutenant Governor, the State of Hawaii, or any court of competent jurisdiction.

Examples of documents which can be apostilled in the State of Hawaii:

  1. BulletPublic documents

  2. Bulletpowers of attorney

  3. Bulletmarriage certificates

  4. Bulletbirth certificates

  5. Bulletdivorce decrees

  6. Bulletprobated wills

  7. Bulletjudgments or other documents generated by a legally formed government agency

  8. BulletGeneral documents

  9. Bulletpowers of attorney

  10. Bulletagreements

  11. Bulletby-laws

  12. Bullettranscripts

  13. Bulletunrecorded conveyance documents

  14. Bulletun-probated wills or legal declarations

Persons born, married or divorced in the State of Hawaii, must request a certified copy that displays the ORIGINAL SIGNATURE (not a stamped signature) from the State Registrar of the Department of Health.

Birth Certificates and Marriage Certificates can only be issued by the Department of Health, Vital Records.

General documents must be notarized by a duly commissioned Notary Public of the State of Hawaii.

All information on this page is derived from official sources.

Last update: 9/25/2008