On October 12, 2015, the Ministry of Finance and the Ministry of Justice promulgated the Joint Circular No. 158/2015/TTLT-BTC-BTP on regulations on collection, payment and management of fees for certification of true copies from originals, authentication of signatures, contract and transactions.
The Joint Circular regulates Level of fees collected for certification of true copies from originals, authentication of signatures, contracts and transactions as follows: certification of true copies from originals: VND 2,000/page; from third page on (VND 1,000/page) but maximum level of fees should not exceed VND 200,000/copy; Authentication of signatures: VND 10,000/case (one or more signatures in one single document).
For authentication of contracts, transactions: contracts, transactions: VND 30,000/contract or transaction; Authentication of amendments, supplements or termination of contracts, transactions: VND 20,000/contract, transaction; Rectification of mistakes in authenticated contracts or transactions: VND 10,000/contract, deal;
This Circular takes effect on November 30, 2015.