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Notarials
Notarial services are available for all nationalities by appointment

Notarial Services Not Available July 25-Aug 11 – Aug 28-Sept 8

The U.S. Embassy in Paris and the U.S. Consulate General in Marseille will be extremely limited in offering any type of routine services during the Games (from July 25 to August 11, 2024 and August 28 to September 8, 2024.) Notarial services will not be available. We strongly encourage you to schedule appointments NOW for notarial services.

Please check our webpage to schedule an appointment in Paris, Marseille or Strasbourg.

United States Embassies and/or Consulates do not provide remote or electronic notarial services. 

Electronic notarization is currently authorized in many states.  Many states allow electronic and remote notarization over videoconference.  Refer to your specific State Notary Handbook for more information. Please verify with the intended recipient of your documents that this form of notarization is acceptable before engaging an online notary.

The U.S. Embassy and Consulates will accept electronic legalization of Form DS-3053 (Declaration of Consent for Issuance of a Passport to a Child Under 16 Years of Age), provided that the legalization was completed in accordance with the policies of the state which commissioned the notary public. More information regarding remote notarization and authentication services is available on the Department of State’s website.

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