Signature Authentications

$30 $34 IVAI

A signature is authenticated in accordance with Costa Rican law, when a notary public certifies that it is true because it was placed in his presence. This formality is usually required to submit applications and to carry out procedures before public entities. Also, when the signatories want to clothe a certain act or document with formality, such as the signing of a contract. Estimated Delivery Time / 1 day

Why are Signature Authentications important?

Signature authentications are important in the legal realm because they guarantee the validity and authenticity of the signature affixed to a document; Using authentication, the Public Notary attests that the document was signed by the person who appears to sign for this purpose. This service provided by PredictaBill in Costa Rica allows you to verify the identity of the signatory and ensure that the signature made is legitimate and has not been altered. This is crucial to avoid fraud and legal disputes, as signature authentications provide confidence and assurance in the validity of legal documents.

Do you need Signature Authentications?

' When a client requires the Signature Authentication service, it is because they need to leave a record that the document being signed is valid and authentic, a common requirement in procedures before any third party, including government authorities. This service is especially useful in situations such as the signing of contracts, and powers of attorney, among others, where it is essential to have a duly authenticated signature to guarantee its legality and avoid possible fraud or forgery since a signed document that is not authentic can be the subject of discussion about its veracity, in which case said document will have evidentiary purposes. PredictaBill is responsible for carrying out a rigorous process of verification and certification of the signature, thus ensuring the reliability and validity of the document in question.

Why PredictaBill?

Fast and accurate legal procedures

Streamline legal processes by drafting contracts and documents accurately, saving time and avoiding issues.

  • Alternative to hourly billing

    Fixed rate regardless of product/service

    Efficiency in notarial processes

    Save time and effort by more efficiently drafting documents for notarial procedures

    Essential Documents

    ID cards of the signatories *Confirm the date in which the signatory will appear before the notary public to execute the document.

    Terms and conditions

    The price indicated here has been estimated assuming that the requested document will be delivered in digital format, or that you will pick up the physical version at the PredictaBill offices. Alternatively, you can request that the document be sent to the location you specify, by courier or Costa Rica postal service, in which case the costs and delivery times that will be indicated at the time of processing the payment for the service will apply


    1. What is Signature Authentication and why is it important in Costa Rica?
    Signature Authentication is a legal process in Costa Rica that certifies the authenticity of a signature on a document. It is important because it provides validity and legal certainty to contracts, agreements, and other legal documents, and therefore it is a common requirement to carry out procedures before authorities, and a healthy practice for the signing of contracts and commercial settlements or releases of liability.
    2. What are the requirements to obtain a Signature Authentication in Costa Rica?
    To obtain a signature authentication in Costa Rica, it is necessary to appear before a Public Notary and request the authentication of the signature of the person(s) appearing on the original document with the signature to be authenticated, together with a copy of valid identification of the signer. In addition, a fee established by the Costa Rican Bar Association must be paid.
    3. How long does the Signature Authentication process take in Costa Rica?
    The processing time to obtain a signature authentication can vary but is generally completed within hours. However, it is important to note that this time may be extended in exceptional cases.