Consulate General of the People‘s Republic of Bangladesh
Istanbul, Turkey


Attestation of Bangladesh Documents:

Bangladesh documents: For attestation, any document originating in Bangladesh (like marriage certificate, birth certificate, police clearance, etc.) must contain the attestation of the Consular Section of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Dhaka.


Attestation of Education Certificate:


Education Certificate: Any educational certificate issued by a Board or University in Bangladesh, must have prior attestation by the respective Board or the University as well as that of the Consular Section of Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Dhaka.

Documents required at the time of submission of application are:

  • Filled in Application Form for attestation/certification
  • Prescribed Fees in acceptable method of payment
  • A photocopy of the original document after notarization
  • A photocopy (first seven pages) of Bangladesh passport
  • Money Order
  • 2 Passport size photographs (both Principal’s & Attorney)

Legal Documents

Legal instruments/documents to be executed in Bangladesh like Power of Attorney, Letter of Authorization, Affidavit etc. must be signed before the concerned officer of the Embassy. Applicant must bring in his/her passport as a proof of identity. The following procedure will be followed with immediate effect with regard to Power of Attorney (POA): 


1.      The Photos of the Principals and the Attorneys must be attached to the Power of Attorney.


2.      The Photos of the Attorney must be attested by the Principals.


3.      In every page of the POA, there must have the missions round seal and signature.  



Normal delivery per page:  US$ 20 (3 days) 

Urgent delivery per page:   US$ 30 (24 Hours)  


Certification and IBRN


To obtain a certificate, the applicant must submit the following:

  • Completed Application Form for Attestation/Certification
  • Original as well as photocopy of documents, as required by the Consulate General (the original document will be returned), the Bangladesh passport of the applicant must be submitted with the application form.

Prescribed Fees (US $ 20.00 for normal delivery, US $ 30.00 for urgent delivery).

Interim Birth Registration Number (IBRN)

Interim Birth Registration Number (IBRN) will be used only for the purpose of issuing a Machine Readable Passport (MRP). Only Bangladesh Citizen can apply for IBRN who has valid Bangladesh Passport

Requirement of Interim Birth Registration Number (IBRN):

  • Duly filled-in Application Form in English with all Block Letters, (Please check properly the spelling of every word before submitting the IBRN Form)
  • Valid Bangladesh Passport with photocopy of first seven pages
  • Payment of applicable fees (US$ 5.00) through Money Order or Bank Certified Cheque.