The Consular Section can legalize the documentation provided if it has the following

  1. Documents must be original (not copies)
  2. The original documents must be previously legalized by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands
  3. The documents must be translated into Spanish by an official sworn translator or printed in an international version in several languages, including Spanish.
  4. The documents must include a copy for the consular archives.

IMPORTANT: the documents must be presented to the consular section of the Embassy before the corresponding payment.

To schedule an appointment you must send an email to:, with a copy of the requirements.