Just how can a notary help me with notarization for the Philippines?
There are a wide selection of files so that you can be used in the Filipino legal system which might require notarization. The most frequent are business formation applications powers of attorney, wills, probate applications and affidavits affidavits. We can assist with the notarisation of any of these files if you require them.
The Philippines, formally called the Republic of the Philippines, is a sovereign island country in Southeast Asia. It consists of 7,107 islands that are categorized broadly under three principal geographical divisions: Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao.
Phillipines Legal System
The Philippines has a democratic government in the shape of a constitutional republic. It is ruled as an unitary state with the exception of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao which is mainly free in the national government. There have been efforts to change the government to parliamentary government, or a federal, unicameral since the Ramos administration.
The President functions as head of state and head of government and is the commander in chief of the armed forces. The president is elected by popular vote for an individual six-year period, during which she or he appoints and presides over the cabinet. The bicameral Congress consists of the Senate, serving as the upper house, with members elected to a three -year period, and the House of Representatives with members elected to a six -year period. The senators are elected at large while the representatives are elected from both legislative districts and through sectoral representation. The judicial power is vested in the Supreme Court, composed of a Chief Justice as its presiding officer and fourteen associate justices, all of whom are appointed by the President from nominations submitted by the Judicial and Bar Council.
Sydney Consulate of the Phillipines
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