How to order an Apostille Certificate from the Michigan Department of State
An original or certified copy is required. You cannot order a certified copy of your articles and request an Apostille at the same time. Normal processing takes up to 20 days, plus additional time for mailing, and costs $1. Expedited service is not available. Always provide the name of the country needing a Michigan Apostille or Certificate of Authentication.
You can order
Do you need to order a certified copy at the same time or does the fee include a certified copy?
A certified copy cannot be ordered at the same time.
How much does it cost to obtain an Michigan State Apostille?
$1 per document for normal processing.
Is expedited processing available?
No. In person service is while you wait.
Check or Money Order.
How long does it take to get an Apostille Certification from Michigan Department of State?
Normal processing: 10-20 business days, plus additional time for mailing.
How will the Apostille Certificate come back after I order from the Michigan Department of State?
It will be mailed by the type of pre-addressed prepaid return envelope or airbill that you provide. Return service by fax or email is not available.
Michigan Department of State
Northwest Registered Agent, LLC.
Troy, MI 48084