Getting an Apostille in the USA
United States Authentication Authorities
Q. Who are the U.S. "Competent Authorities" to issue the Apostille certificate?
A. There are three levels of U.S. competent authorities, one for Federal agencies, one for U.S. (federal) courts, and one for state documents, including documents executed before notaries.
1. Federal Executive and Administrative Agencies: Authentications Office, Department of State, 518 23rd St., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20520, (202) 647-
2. U.S. Courts: Clerks and Deputy Clerks of the Federal Court System. Fee: $5.00.
For the purposes of the Convention, clerks and deputy clerks of the U.S. Courts shall include the clerks and deputy clerks of the following: The Supreme Court of the United States, the Courts of Appeals for the First through the Eleventh Circuits and the District of Columbia Circuit, the United States District Courts, the United States Court of Claims, the United States Court of Customs and Patent Appeals, the United States Court of International Trade, the United States District Court for the District of the Canal Zone, the District Court of Guam, the District Court of the Virgin Islands, and the District Court for the Northern Mariana Islands.
Guam (Territory of)
Office of the Governor
P.O. Box 2950
Agana, GU 96910
Designated Authority: Department of Administration
DEPARTMENT OF ADMINISTRATION
GENERAL SERVICES AGENCY
(AHENSIAN SETBISION HINIRAT)
Claudia S. Acfalle, Chief Procurement Officer
Administer a centralized procurement program for Government of Guam departments and agencies by promoting economy, efficiency, and effectiveness in the procurement of supplies and services; and warehouse common supplies for sales to Government of Guam departments and agencies
This division is responsible for providing a centralized procurement and warehousing activities of the Government of Guam in accordance with Public Law 16-
To allocate our limited resources to meet the unlimited demands of all Government of Guam departments and agencies by purchasing at the lowest cost possible and providing for their best economic use.
Hours of Operation:
8:00am – 12:00pm
Monday – Friday
Weekends and Holidays
P.O. Box 884
Hagatna, Guam 96932
148 Route 1 Marine Corps Drive
Piti, Guam 96915