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    Diploma/Other Official Documents for Authentication:
1, Fill out Application Form:
    You must complete and sign Authentication Application FormClick here to download, complete and sign
    Application Form.
    Note: Please be advised that ALL authentication applicants are required to use the new Form from November 15, 2017. Please
    fill out the form truthfully, completely and clearly in Capitalized English on the computer and use either an inkjet or laser printer to
    print the completed form. Previous version form will no longer be accepted after November 15, 2017.
2. Have your documents Notarized by local notary public:
    Make a copy of your official documents (Diploma, passport or other official documents, etc) at front of the local
    notary public. The copy must be notarized by a local notary public.
3. Have your documents certified by the Secretary of State's office. (BCV can help with this process for a fee of $50 plus round
    trip shipping fee).
  • All documents must be certified by the Secretary of State’s office in the state where notary public live.
  • A photocopy of state certificate is required.  The Consulate retains the photocopy for their records (When you
    make copy of original State Certificate, Do not disassemble stapled document).
  • Click here for the contact information of Secretary of State' office.
4. Passport Copy.
    Make Applicant's  passport data page copy.
5. Payment ( total fee: Processing fee + Return shipping fee)
    Make one check, or money order payable to:  BCV Visa and Passport Services. Only visa and master Credit
    card are accepted with 3% surcharge. For Rush and Express Service, we do not accept personal check
    payments.
6. BCV  Order Form
7. Send the items mentioned above (Application form, documents citified by the Secretary of State, Your passport copy
    and payment)  to us to get your documents authenticated by Chinese Consulates
Documents Category
Example Documents
Processing Time
Consular Fee
BCV Service Fee
Civil
Adoption, power of
attorney, marriage,
birth/death status, kinship
certificate
6-8Days
$25
$69 for 1st document.
$49 for each additional document
4-5 Days
$45
$89 for 1st document.
$59 for each additional document
2-3 Days
$55
$109 for 1st document
$79 for each additional document
A . Processing Fees  The processing fees listed above are per document.
Shipping Address:
BCV Visa and Passport Services
2425 West Loop South
Suite # 200
Houston,  TX  77027
713-335 5537
Tel: 1 888 778 6182
or    713 335 5537             
service@bcvisa.com
    Instructions for Document Authentication Application
Our document authentication services help you to get your important documents authenticated by the Chinese
Consulate in Houston on time. The Chinese Consulate in Houston authenticates such documents as birth certificates,
death certificates, power of attorney, marriage certificates, diplomas, adoption application papers, business licenses
and etc., which originated in the following states:
Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi,
Oklahoma, and Texas.
B. Return Shipping Fee:
Option 1
$25
Send back your documents via FedEx
Option 2
$42
FedEx priority overnight,  FedEx Saturday Delivery.
Option 3
5
Enclosing a prepaid envelope with sufficient stamps (US Post Office Express Mail,
Priority Mail with Delivery Confirmation, or Certified Mail. Regular Mails or Priority Mails
without confirmation are not accepted).
BCV
Visa and Passport Service
Total Cost  =  A + B + C
For birth/death certificate, marriage/devoice recorder (optional). $50 per document plus shipping fee.
For  Secretary of State certification (optional):  $50 per document plus round trip shipping fee *
*
* Round trip shipping fee: Mail documents to Secretary of state, then back to us after apostle
C. Optional Service: