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Apostille information in Mexico

Designated competent authority(ies) to issue an apostille in Mexico:

Apostille for Federal Documents
Dirección de Coordinación Política con los Poderes de la Unión
Subdirección de Formalización y Control

Apostille for State Documents
There are 32 competent authorities designated to issue Apostilles for state documents; for more information see below under “Contact Details”.

Price: 710 pesos mexicanos per apostille for federal documents.

Requirements for apostille a document:

1. National public document in original, which must contain the name, autograph signature and position of the Federal Public Official. It is important to point out that in order to carry out the process, the signature must be integrated in our Registry of Autographs of Public Officials and comply with the provisions of the Agreement Establishing the General Guidelines of the Document Apostille Procedure and Legalization of Signatures.

2. Payment of rights through the “Help Sheet” of $ 819.00 pesos M.N. per document. Rate effective as of January 1, 2019.  

Payment options: a) Payment at the bank window, fill out the help sheet for the payment of rights

3. Current official identification INE or IFE. Valid passport.* Federal Professional Certificate. Military Primer. * Domestic and foreign.

4. CURP of the Interested Party (Mexican Citizens).


Secretaría de Gobernación
Unidad de Gobierno
Dirección de Coordinación Política con los Poderes de la Unión
Subdirección de Formalización y Control
Río Amazonas # 62
Interior tercer piso
colonia Cuauhtémoc
código postal 06500
México, Distrito Federal


+52 (55) 50 93 32 22
+52 (55) 50 93 32 18



Lic. Marta Teresa Urrutia Cárdenas, Director for Political Coordination with the Branches of Government, Ministry of Interior

Lic. Efraín Terminel Muñoz, Sub-Director, Ministry of Interior 

General Website (in Spanish only)



+52 (55) 30 03 29 00 Ext 35782, 35038 and 35071

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