Appointment-System of the German Foreign Office — Budapest

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Authentication of Signature

To have your signature on a document authenticated you need an appointment, which you can book in this category. Typical examples of documents that require an authentication of your signature are:

  • declaration of renouncement of succession
  • application for a police certificate of good conduct
  • power of attorney or declaration of consent for German real estate contract
  • registration of trade matters in the German commercial register
  • application for a certificate of non-impediment to marriage 

Appointments are free of charge and can also be booked by third parties. However, at the booked appointment your personal appearance at the Budapest Embassy is required in order to have your signature authenticated.

However, if you need certified copies or other consular certifications please click on the "Return" link at the top and bottom left and select the category "certification of copies and other consular certification". If you book an appointment in the wrong category, you may be rejected, even if you had to travel long distances.

Before booking your appointment please inform yourself about the requirements at:

For other authentications: 

Information on Certifications in German

Information on Certications in Hungarian language

To continue with the appointment booking, please click on the word " Continue " at the end of this text. On the following page, after filling in a captcha, you will find the available appointments for the next 4 weeks.

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