Applying for an Official Certificate of Good Character from the Hungarian authorities

1., A Hungarian Official Certificate of Good Character is issued upon the request of the individual concerned.

2., Please complete the form in Hungarian and in block letters, in accordance with the rules of the Hungarian language. If you apply in person, you should present your valid ID card or passport when lodging of the application. If you submit your application by post you should enclose the copy of your valid passport/ID card.

3., You can apply in person or by post.

a) If you apply in person you should book an appointment.

b) If you wish to apply by post, please contact us by e-mail.

4) Should you request a legalised translation of the Hungarian document to English you should pay an additional fee. For information about the fees please visit the following link: “Consular fees and charges”.

The procedure takes about 2 weeks as a general rule. Please enclose a self-addressed, stamped reply envelope.

Application form: