To date, there are several types of international legalization of documents (document recognition, issued on the territory of one state – in another country):
1. apostil – recognition of the document in accordance with the Hague Convention, Abolishing the Requirement of Legalization for Foreign Public Documents, from 5 October 1961 of the year.
2. consular legalization – operation was carried out by the authorized state bodies (usually, The Ministry of Justice and / or MID) and consulates of the state, where you plan to use the document.
3. Legalization on the basis of bilateral treaties (between the state, and the state where the document was issued, where such a document is planned to be used).
TERMS OF MONEY and nuances each document should be specified in each case by a specialist.