APOSTILLE / LEGALIZATIONS
By Law No. 967 of 2 August 2017, the Plurinational State of Bolivia acceded to the “Convention Abolishing the Requirement of Legalisation of Foreign Public Documents – The Hague Apostille Convention”.
Therefore, the following should be considered:
Apostille of Documents issued by Bolivian authorities
The General Directorate of Institutional Coordination and Legalizations of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Plurinational State of Bolivia is the entity responsible for the apostille service of Bolivian public documents. The procedure is carried out in the Departmental Offices of La Paz, Cochabamba and Santa Cruz.
For more information, please visit the website https://www.cancilleria.gob.bo/apostilla/Inicio
Apostille of documents issued by authorities in the Netherlands
To legalise a Dutch document with an apostille, it is recommended to consult the website:
Apostille/legalization of documents issued by the Embassy of the Plurinational State of Bolivia in the Netherlands.
To legalize a Bolivian document issued by the Embassy of the Plurinational State of Bolivia in the Netherlands, it is recommended to consult the website https://www.netherlandsworldwide.nl/living-working/legalisation-foreign-documents/legalisation-of-documents-issued-by-embassies-and-consulates-in-the-netherlands.
These legalizations are carried out at the Consular Services Center which is part of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in The Hague.
2515 XP The Hague
2500 EB The Hague
From within the Netherlands: 024-7247 247
From outside the Netherlands: +31-247-247-247-247
The digital apostille of Bolivian documents is legal and valid, see details in this document.