Massachusetts Apostille

The Bay State

Issuing Authority

Secretary of Commonwealth

(click to see the map and info)


  1. Bullet Boston


  1. Bullet $6 per apostille/signature

Payments can be maid by:

  1. -check

  2. -money order

Checks or money orders must be made payable to the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Turnaround time

  1. Bullet2-3 weeks
    for mail orders

  2. Bulletover the counter
    for walk-in requests,
    up to 3 docs

  3. Bulletnext evening
    for walk-in requests,
    more than 3 docs


Sample images: 1 - Massachusetts Apostille

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Acceptable document certifiers:

  1. Bullet Massachusetts notary public

  2. Bullet justice of the peace

  3. Bullet city/town clerk, or assistant

  4. Bullet court clerk, or assistant

  5. Bullet Registrar of Vital Records

Photocopied signatures which appear on a document cannot be certified.

All information on this page is derived from official sources.

Last update: 10/12/2008

Economy Service

State fee & postage not included

Turnaround time: < 4 weeks

Total cost: $40.90
(shipping within USA*)

Priority Service

State fee is not included

Cost of 2-way FedEx is included

Turnaround time: ~ 3 weeks

Total cost: $86.00
(shipping within Massachusetts*)

Express Service

All fees are included

Turnaround time: 2 days

Total cost: $150.00
(shipping within Massachusetts*)

* Shipping outside the specified territory is subject to additional charge