Office Hours
Monday to Friday :
09:00 am to 05:00 pm

Document Submission:
Monday to Friday :
09:00 am to 12:00 pm

Document Pickup:
Monday to Friday :
03:00 pm to 04:30 pm
(Closed on Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays)

Attestation of Documents, General Attestation and Power of Attorney

Attestation of Documents

The Consulate attests different kinds of documents that include educational certificates /mark-sheets/transcripts, marriage certificate, birth/death certificate, marital status certificate, guardianship certificate, police clearance certificate, commercial documents, bank statements, Power of Attorney, translated documents, etc.

Documents originated in Bangladesh must be attested by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Dhaka while the documents originated in Hong Kong/Macau/Taiwan must be attested by Notary Public/Court and latter respective High Court/Ministry of Foreign Affairs before submitting to the Consulate for attestation.

Document attestation and procedure of opening a liaison office and Bank account in Bangladesh please clicks below for details.

  1. Procedure of documents attestation
  2. Procedure of opening a liaison office and Bank account in Bangladesh
Applicants must submit photocopy along with original copy of the documents that are to be attested. The photocopy will be kept by the Consulate for record.

Applicable fee:

Type of document Fee (Hong Kong dollars) per attestation Processing time
Academic certificate/mark-sheet/transcript 40 Two working days (delivery on next to next working day)
Marriage certificate 40 -Do-
Birth/death certificate 40 -Do-
Marital status certificate 40 -Do-
Guardianship certificate 40 -Do-
Police clearance certificate 40 -Do-
Commercial document 40 -Do-
Bank statement 40 -Do-
Power of Attorney 40 -Do-
Translated document 40 -Do-

General Attestation and Power of Attorney

Power of attorney service can be availed by either of the following methods:

  1. Signing the power of attorney documents in front of the Consular Officer of Bangladesh Consulate in Hong Kong; or
  2. Signing the power of attorney documents in front of a Solicitor/Barrister/Notary Public/Commissioner for Oath/Court and latter attested/apostille by the High Court / Ministry of Foreign Affairs;


NB: In case of obtaining the power of attorney regarding land/property in Bangladesh, the document signed by the Consulate must be attested by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Dhaka before submission to the concerned Deputy Commissioner's Office.

  1. Applicant's physical presence at the Consulate is necessary;
  2. Before coming to the Consulate the documents must remain unsigned;
  3. The executants must present a valid Bangladesh passport/ one who surrender Bangladesh Passport may show No Visa Required Seal;
  4. One (01) copy passport size photograph for executants and one (01) copy of passport size photo for attorney;
  5. A Photocopy of the document must be provided to the Mission for record.
  6. Original and/or photocopy of proof of relationship between the applicant/executant(s) and the person to whom the power of attorney is given (Passport/Birth Certificate/Marriage Certificate/etc.).

    Requirements for signing the documents before a Solicitor, etc.:
  1. One (1) photograph of each executant must be endorsed with the document by the Solicitor/ Notary Public/ Commissioner for Oath;
  2. After signing the Solicitor, the document has to be taken to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs / High Court Hong Kong/ Macau/ Taiwan for authentication of the Solicitor;
  3. After authentication by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs / High Court Hong Kong/ Macau/Taiwan, the documents are to be brought to the Consulate for signature by the Consulate official;
  4. Attorney's photograph must be endorsed by the applicant (s) before the Consular Officer;
  5. A Photocopy of the document must be provided to the Mission for record.

    Standard applicable fee:

Type of service Fee (Hong Kong dollars) Processing time
Ordinary/Regular 40 per signature Two working days (delivery on next to next working day)

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