Address for appointments: 44 Dunraven Street, Tonypandy, Rhondda Cynon Taff, CF40 1AL


            for Individuals

Below are some of the types of work I am able to undertake for individuals.

Certified copies and Notarisation of documents for use overseas including:

  • Adoption related documents
  • Applications for citizenship
  • Apostilles and Legalisation
  • Authentication of identity and signatures
  • Change of name documentation and Deed Polls
  • Copies of identification for financial purposes
  • Documentation for permission to travel
  • Qualification certificates
  • Declarations of marital status
  • Powers of attorney
  • Preparation of documents for individuals visiting the UK
  • Affidavits, Oaths and Declarations made before a Notary Public (eg. in relation to lost passports/certificates)


How much does it cost?
Most matters can be dealt with in one appointment.
For more complex issues involving oversees jurisdictions, further appointments may be required.

Below is an example of the stages typically involved in a notarising a Power of Attorney document (Spain):

  • Client contacts Notary to make an appointment
  • ID is verified on arrival
  • Notary performs compliance checks regarding overseas lawyers and recipients
  • Document is notarised and sent for legalisation if necessary

The following timescales may be used as a general guide.

  • Approximately 2 weeks for usual matters
  • Approximately 4-6 weeks for more complex matters

              for Business

Notaries offer services on behalf of individuals and businesses to provide or authenticate documents for almost any type of transaction which include.

  • Affidavits
  • Apostilles and Legalisation
  • Authetication of contracts
  • Document copies requiring notarial verification
  • Documentation to record events which require notarial verification
  • Documents relating to Patents and Trademark change of ownership
  • Powers of attorney
  • Documents confirmatory to Share issue certification
  • Statutory declarations
  • Sworn statements and Oaths

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I am also a practising Solicitor at Graeme John Limited
dealing with Probate and Elderly Client related matters.

Address for appointments: 44 Dunraven Street, Tonypandy, Rhondda Cynon Taff, CF40 1AL