Document attestation for Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Countries: Procedures and Requirements

The GCC is a trade alliance of six Arab countries with similar agendas like economic and security, among others. Whenever it is necessary to use certificates in the territory of GCC countries the documents must be through the process of legalization. It includes guidelines and processes that are followed to get Document attestation in the GCC.

Purpose of Document Attestation

Document attestation as a process is used to authenticate such documents that are issued from countries other than the GCC countries, which means that it is one of the methods of document recognition. In this regard, the GCC authorities help affirm the genuineness of the documents to be used in any of the member countries of the GCC.