Document Authentication Services

Normal processing time for documents brought to the Houston Guatemalan Consulate by our courier service is from 2 to 3 business days.


  • The Consulate fee for all personal and adoption-related documents is $10 per document.
  • For commercial, legal, or business-related documents, the Consulate fee is $15 per document.

Consulate Service and Fee Comparison - Corporate & Legal Documents:

Category: Fee: Example Documents:
Civil $10.00 Adoption, power of attorney, marriage, birth/death status, kinship
Property, Commercial, or Corporate $15.00 Business license, labor agreement, inheritance, property transfer, other business or commercial documents.

The Guatemalan Consulate does NOT offer expedited service.