Philip Allery - Notary
Welcome to my website. I hope that this will assist you in understanding notarisation requirements.
What is a Notary?
A notary is a lawyer with special powers to witness signatures to documents and to certify copies of documents. Most documents to be used abroad will require notarisation.
What is your role?
My primary role is to ensure that the person signing a document understands it and, most importantly, really is the person who is signing it.
What are your services?
I do most kinds of notary work for private and commercial clients. For private clients this includes witnessing powers of attorney for overseas property purchases, sales and mortgages, certification of copies of passports, executing foreign wills, certifying qualifications for emigration, taking affidavits for litigation and witnessing documentation for overseas weddings. I have an extensive commercial practice and I can notarise all commercial documents.
Where do I come and what are your hours?
You will need to come to my home address which is
I can do home visits where necessary but this may attract an additional fee.
The proprietor of Philip Allery Public Notary is Philip Reid Allery. The address of Philip Allery Public Notary is 9 Joyberry Drive, Oldswinford, Stourbridge, West Midlands, DY8 2EF England United Kingdom where all proceedings or other communications can be served.
Because I work as a commercial lawyer in Birmingham, please note that my notary practice is evenings and weekends only.