Notarization and Authentication

Within its mandate as the Protective Power of the United States in Iran, the Foreign Interests Section of the Embassy of Switzerland is permitted to perform diplomatic and consular tasks such as notarizations. The procedure is approved by the U.S. authorities for documents to be used in the U.S., the services are performed according to Swiss standards. Notarizations performed by this office may look different from a U.S. notary acknowledgement; for further information please refer to the U.S. Department of State.

General Information

Any consular services require a prior appointment. To make an appointment please call the Foreign Interests Section from Sunday to Thursday between    8:00am to 3:30pm.

Please make sure to be on time for your appointment; late arrivals or no shows need to make a new appointment. If you have to cancel your appointment please inform this section at least 24 hours in advance.

U.S. passport holders living in Iran are kindly invited to register at this office and to keep their contact information updated. 

Information regarding the notarization services this office is able to provide can be found in the below leaflet(s).