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Notary Public

Notary Public Solicitors in Romford, Essex

F Barnes now provide a notarial service for commercial firms engaged in international trade, and for private individuals.

Notarisation is a formal procedure for what the Notary states and certifies which will be relied upon and recognised throughout the world.

The primary work of a Notary Public is to prepare documents; to authenticate the contents of documents and to administer oaths and declarations. By this process the Notary makes the document acceptable to foreign jurisdictions.

Sangeet Tatem qualified as a Notary Public at Cambridge University and is fluent in a number of languages to include Malay, Indonesian, Punjabi, Urdu, Hindi and Gujerati.

Sangeet can help with:

  • preparing and witnessing powers of attorney for use overseas
  • dealing with purchase or sale of land and property abroad
  • providing documents to deal with the administration of the estates of people who are abroad, or owning property abroad
  • authenticating company and business documents and transactions
  • affidavits, oaths and declarations
  • consent forms for minors to travel abroad
  • change of name documents or deed polls
  • sponsorship forms
  • police documents, CRB checks
  • proof of life forms
  • certifying all documents
  • legalisation at the Foreign Commonwealth Office and other embassies and Consulates

Our fixed prices are as follows:


Attesting of Foreign Wills

Witnessing with one witness and Notary Public

Spanish Wills with two witnesses and Notary Public



General/Specific Powers of Attorney

Witnessing one signature

Witnessing two signatures





Sponsorship Forms

Witnessing signature





Attesting Documents and Certifying Documents

One document

3-4 documents

More than 8 documents and hourly rate of





Statutory Declarations£120
Company documentation (Notary Public to quote) 

Consent for Minors to Travel

Drafting consent forms

Attesting consent forms




Certification of degree certificates ( usually more than five documents)£350
PLEASE NOTE - all prices are PLUS VAT 


If an Apostille is required then there is an additional charge of  £59.20 per apostilled document. The documents have to be sent to the FCO and will take 5 working days to be returned to the client

Should you need any assistance with any of the above or indeed if you think this may apply please contact our Collier Row office on 01708 743727 or email Sangeet Tatem