Legalisations

Procedure

With the exemption of Shipping Documents* (for exports) all documents intended to have legal effect in Paraguay must be legalised by the Legalisation Section of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office / Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the country where the documents are originated. Documents in foreign languages must be translated into Spanish. The jurisdiction of the Consular Section in London is: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, the Republic of Ireland and Iceland.

* Please go to Commercial Documents for information on the requirements.

 

For legalisations within the United Kingdom, see the Legalisation Section of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office: www.fco.gov.uk/legalisation

 

SENDING DOCUMENTS BY POST: Send a cheque or deposit slip. Do not send cash! Make sure to enclose a stamped addressed envelope for the return of your documents.

Documents and Fees. Law 4033/10
(For documents not enlisted, please contact the Consular Section of the Embassy)

Issuance of New Passport / Expedición de Pasaporte Consular

£48.00

Travel Document / Salvoconducto

£26.00

Visa Single Entry / Visa Simple*

£57.00

Visa Multiple Entry / Visa Múltiple*

£87.00

General Power of Attorney / Poder General

£100.00

Special Power of Attorney / Poder Especial

£83.00

Affidavit / Declaración Jurada

£48.00

Shipping documents / Documentos de Exportación

- Invoice / Factura
- Bill of Lading / Conocimiento de Embarque
- Certificate of Origin / Certificado de Origen
- Packing list, Price list / Lista de Empaque, Lista de Precios

£13.00

£13.00

£22.00

£10.00

 

*As per reciprocity, the cost of Visa varies depending on the country:

Country

Single entry        

Multiple entries

Australia:            

£117

£117

Canada:              

£65

£130

New Zealand:     

£122

£122

Russia:                

£139

£139

Taiwan:               

£44

£87

USA:                    

£139

£139

Others:                

£57

£87

 

Holders of ordinary passports of the following countries can obtain Visa on Arrival to Paraguay borders: Australia, Canada, New Zealand, Russia, Taiwan, USA. The prices applicable for visas on arrival are the same as per the details above.        



Payment

  • By cash (exact amount only).
  • By cheque payable to the Consulate of Paraguay/ Postal Order.
  • By bank deposit (proof of deposit such as deposit slip must be provided before legalisation).
  • Before legalisation, proof of deposit must be provided (deposit slip).
  • VERY IMPORTANT: For transfers made from outside the United Kingdom: Due to internal bank procedures; all payments must be made in Pounds Sterling. To avoid delays in processing your documents, please ensure that the required amount reaches the Consulate’s account in full and without deductions of any fees (some banks deduct fees from the amount being sent. Such charges must be borne by the sender).

Bank Details

Bank
Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria BBVA
Account Name
Consulado del Paraguay
Sort Code 23-47-36
Account Number
05695380
SWIFT
BBVAGB2L
IBAN
GB85 BBVA 2347 3605 6953 80
Branch
142 Brompton Road. London SW3 1HY
Telephone
+44 20 7225 7911
Fax
+44 20 7584 8313
Website
www.bbvauk.com