Australian Consulate-General
Chengdu, China

Notarial Service

Notarial Services

 

The Australian Consulate-General will provide notarial services for clients between 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm, Tuesday and Friday only.

Appointments can be booked via http://acgcd.setmore.com.

If you are unable to make an appointment within the advertised hours and have valid reasons, you can either call 028-62685200 or send an email to consulate.chengdu@dfat.gov.au  to schedule another appointment.  

Please click here to check the notarial services the Consulate provides.

Please Note:

Please ensure that documents relating to notarial services you require from the Australian Consulate-General, are presented in the correct form and that you provide the correct instructions for witnessing any signatures on the documents. If you are unsure of the legislative requirements relating to witnessing signatures on a particular document, you should seek independent legal advice. Please note, by witnessing a signature on a document neither the Australian Government nor the Australian Consulate-General in Chengdu guarantees the legal effectiveness of the document or the accuracy of its contents.

 

Fees

Under the Consular Fees Act of 1955 a fee applies to notarial services. Consular Fees are updated on a monthly basis with floating exchange rate. 

All fees can be paid with EFTPOS, Ali Pay and WeChat Pay. The current fee schedule is available here.

 

Selling or buying land or property in Australia

It is a requirement that written instructions from your legal representative in Australia be provided in addition to the land documents you need witnessed or certified. Where instructions from your legal representative are not provided, the service will be declined.

More information is available from Smartraveller under the "Selling or buying land or property in Australia" section.

Privacy Policy

The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) uses third-party software (Setmore) to manage the Consulate-General's appointments.  Your personal information (including your name and contact details) will be collected by DFAT via Setmore to book your appointment and for related purposes.  By proceeding with this booking, you are consenting to the collection of this information by Setmore on DFAT's behalf for these purposes.  If this information is not collected, DFAT's ability to arrange your appointment will be limited.  Your personal information will be handled by Setmore in accordance with Setmore's Privacy Policy, and by DFAT in accordance with DFAT's Privacy Policy.