Document Authentication Services at the Houston Consulate
Normal processing time for documents brought to the Houston Chinese Consulate by courier service is 4 to 5 business days.
Consulate Fees for Authentication & Notarization
If you need a faster turnaround time, expedited service is offered.
Expedited, next business day, service is usually available for documents brought to the Consulate either in person or by courier. Please note however that during times when the Consulate is short on staff, they may not be able to provide expedited service.
The table below summarizes the different types of service and related fees.
Consulate Service and Fee Comparison - Corporate & Legal Documents: