V. Document authentication (Chinese Consulate in Houston and Chinese Embassy in Washington DC)
Document authentication 
(Chinese Consulate in Houston and Chinese Embassy in Washington DC)
Consulate
processing time Document type Consular fee1 Service fee2 Subtotal3 
  1-2 documents (fees per document) 
regular 4-day general $25.00 $44.96 $69.96 
business $50.00 $94.96 
express, 2-3 days general $45.00 $64.96 $109.96 
business $70.00 $134.96 
rush, 1 days general $55.00 $84.96 $139.96 
business $80.00 $164.96 
  3-4 documents 
service fee regular $40.46, express $58.46, and rush $76.46 (per document) 
  5-6 documents 
service fee regular $38.22, express $55.22, and rush $72.22 (per document) 
  7-9 documents 
service fee regular $35.97, express $51.97, and rush $67.97 (per document) 
  10 documents or more 
service fee regular $31.47, express $45.47, and rush $59.47 (per document) 
  Notes 
Reduced consular fee for Chinese citizens ($8, $28, and $38 for general documents). Consular fees may change without notice -- you will pay actual cost charged by the consulate.
Shipping cost is not included in the total amount. You only pay one shipping fee per order, even if your order contains multiple documents.
Please use cost calculator to find out cost with shipping fee included.
The weight of documents varies -- if the actual shipping cost significantly differs from estimated (based on minimum weight allowed), you will pay actual shipping cost.
Please see document authentication to prepare documents. (Note: The consulate no longer provides same day pickup for property related or business documents since 2006/12/01).
 VI. Certification (Apostilles) by Secretary of State, Certification by US Department of State
Certification (Apostilles) by Secretary of State
Certification by US Department of State
Secretary of State Document type State fee Service fee1 Subtotal2 
  1-2 documents (fees per document) 
US Department of State all $8.00 $44.96 $52.96 
Alabama AL
Mississippi MS
KY, MD, SD all $5.00 $44.96 $49.96 
Arkansas AR
Fl

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