Legalisation of documents

How do you legalise a document?

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What exactly is meant by a legalisation? How can it be obtained?

A legalisation allows a foreign document to be used in Belgium/by the Belgian authorities. Please note that legalisation procedures frequently include several steps. 

Discover the concrete steps to be taken for your specific case.

Legalisation of Kenyan documents

For legalisation of Kenyan (e.g. educational) documents, please make an appointment at the embassy

Only Kenyan documents that were already legalized by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Kenya can be certified or legalised by the Embassy of Belgium. Please consult the fee per legalization and the bank details for the payments.

General information

You will find many answers to your practical questions on the website of the FPS Foreign Affairs