The legalisation convention is the convention abolishing the requirement of legalisation for foreign public documents, also known as the Apostille Convention (5 October 1961). This convention does not completely abolish legalisation but shortens the chain so that only a single action is required, the addition of an apostille. A document bearing an apostille does not require any further legalisation by the embassy or consulate of the country in which it is to be used.
Apostille for Croatia -
If your document originates from Croatia then it should be legalised by the correct authority where the document was created or issued. For any document issued in Barbados we suggest you try to contact the following apostille authority:
Designated Competent Authority(ies):
Municipal courts or the Ministry of Justice and Administration
Address: Ministry of Justice
Dezmanova 6 i 10
Telephone: +385 (1) 3710-
Fax: +385 (1) 3710-
Contact person: Ms Larisa KRALJ
Languages of communication: Croatian, English
General website (see also "Practical Information"): www.pravosudje.hr/
Price: The Ministry of Justice charges for each Apostille 30 kuna. This price is prescribed by Croatian administrative tax Act.
The Municipal Courts charge court tax from 50 to 60 Croatian kuna, according to the Act of court tax (the price depends on whether
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