Authentications and Apostilles

The U.S. Embassy in Tegucigalpa does not provide Authentication or Apostille services for documents issued in the United States or in Honduras. Please read on for information on where to obtain Apostilles in Honduras, or Authentications in the United States.

The U.S. Embassy also does not require apostilles or authentications for any of our own procedures or applications.

Apostilles – Documents Issued in Honduras

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs located in Tegucigalpa has been designated as the Central Authority for Honduras. They issue all Apostilles for all Honduran issued documents.

Authentications – Documents Issued in the United States

  • For Federal Agency documents the U.S. Authority is the U.S. Department of State Authentications Office.
  • For Federal court documents the U.S. Authority is the clerk of the federal courts.
  • For documents originating in a State of the United States, please see list of Designated Competent Authority (ies).