Bhavsar Patel Solicitors - Specialists in Immigration, Nationality, Human Rights & Family Law

Commissioner for Oaths

A Commissioner for Oaths is appointed by the Lord Chancellor. The powers granted are to administer oaths, take affidavits and statutory declarations.

This is an appointment automatically granted to certain legal professionals who are in practice in their respective profession or to some others because of their particular position or role in the legal system.

The list of the legal professionals who are Commissioners for Oaths automatically are:-

  • Barristers 
  • Solicitors
  • Fellows of the Institute of Legal Executives
  • Notary Publics
  • Licensed Conveyancers

Our Solicitors at Bhavsar Patel Solicitors are automatically Commissioners for Oaths and have powers to administer oaths, take affidavits and statutory declarations.

How much does it cost?

We charge £10 to administer Oaths, take affidavits and statutory declarations. You must attend our office with Photo ID (Passport or Driving Licence). You do not need an appontment for this purpose but please telephone our offices before attending. 

Certification of Documents:

As Solicitors and Commissioners for Oaths, we can certify copies of documents as a true copy of the original. We charge a fee of £5.00 per certification. You must produce the original document for us to certify a copy on your behalf.

Change of Name Deeds, Affidavits and Statutory Declarations:

We can prepare a Change of Name Deeds, Affidavits and Statutory Declarations. Please telephone our office if you require any further information.

 

For your FREE initial consultation with our Solicitors please telephone our office on

0116 254 9477