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Power of Attorney & Attestation Requirements

Power of Attorney Attestation

  • Attestation of documents such as Power of Attorney and Authority Letter should be signed by the executant in front of the Embassy officials.
  • All documents originating from Pakistan must be signed from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Islamabad or Foreign Office Camp Offices (Peshawar, Lahore, Quetta, and Karachi).

Requirements for Attestation:
  • Original documents along with their photocopies.
  • Original Pakistani Passport and Computerized National Identity Card (CNIC) or National Identity Card for Overseas Pakistanis (NICOP).
  • All documents issued from Pakistan must be attested by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs or any Foreign Office camp offices in Pakistan.
  • Personal appearance before the Consular Officer is necessary to sign Power of Attorney or other documents involving attestation of signatures. Please bring along your original ID and Passport. Plus two witnesses are required to sign Power of Attorney. Their ID and Passport copies are also required.
  • All Portuguese documents must be attested by the Portuguese Foreign Ministry.