No, it is not possible to Apostille or Authenticate and Legalize a photocopy or digital replica of a Power of Attorney since it is not the original document, but merely a duplicate. In order to apostille or authenticate and legalize a Power of Attorney, it must be an original copy that has been solemnly sworn and signed in the presence of a Canadian lawyer or notary public. For comprehensive information on Powers of Attorney, it is advisable to consult with a legal expert who can offer the best assistance. Once you have consulted with them, Global Document Solutions is fully prepared to assist you with an apostille or authenticating and legalizing your Power of Attorney for any specific country where you intend to use it.

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