US Citizens

Request for Documents

This information is for procedures of adopting children in Kazakhstan:

To request/retrieve documents from Kazakhstan, you must send the following:

  • A completed Application for Request for DocumentsRequest for Documents form addressed to the Consul Section assigned to your US state of residency;
  • Attach a copy of the document confirming your identity (translation not needed);
  • Fill in the form in 2 copies (the second copy can be copied from the original copy);
  • Above listed documents must be submitted in Russian or Kazakh languages.
  • Pay a consular fee of $30; if an apostille is needed, there is an additional $35 fee;
  • Pre-paid self-addressed USPS envelope with written return address;

The period for claiming the document is up to 5 months Please fill in the form in English and then translate it into Russian or Kazakh language.