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Authenticating Notarized Documents

Due to COVID-19: In the best interest of public health, authentication services provided in person will be suspended until further notice. Only mail-in services will be available during this time.

If you have any questions, please call 306-787-2951 or email macey.mcdonald@gov.sk.ca.

Thank you for your patience and understanding.

There are a variety of documents, such as powers of attorney and death/birth certificates, requested by consulates, embassies and foreign governments that may require authentication.

To get a notarized document authenticated by signature, send the document to:

Ministry of Justice and Attorney General
Authentication Services
800 - 1874 Scarth Street
Regina SK S4P 4B3
Hours of business: Monday to Friday from 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m., Closed statutory holidays

Process of authentication (please allow up to three to five days):

  1. The Deputy Attorney General will verify that the Notary's signature is valid.
  2. A certificate signed by the Lieutenant Governor will verify the Deputy Attorney General's signature.
  3. The document is then stamped with the Great Seal of Saskatchewan and is considered authenticated.
  4. Documents are returned to the client.

The fee for authentication is $50 per certificate, to be paid by cheque, or money order made payable to the Minister of Finance.

Mail in documents are returned by regular mail.

  • If you need your documents immediately, please include a pre-paid, self-addressed return envelope (such as Xpresspost).

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