Notary, Translation of a Document

Translation of a Document 


The Consulate:                                       

  • Legalizes the copies of a document; 
  • Witnesses the signature of the translator;
  • Legalizes powers of attorney and contracts which are drafted in accordance with the legislation of the Russian Federation. 

How to translate a document and make a translation valid in Russia?

It is essential to satisfy the following conditions in order to get a document with a witnessed signature of the translator:

  • A document is translated by the sworn interpreter of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of the Republic of Sierra Leone or by a sworn interpreter in Russia;
  • The original of a document and its translation must imply the stamp and the signature of the interpreter and the same number of the translation (identical on both documents);
  • The signature of the interpreter is to be certified by the authorities of Sierra Leone. 

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