In fact, it is the world`s largest certification program for cocoa and. The inspection report, together with other data and information, is forwarded to the naturland certification commission. The certification board decides on the certification of the farmer`s natural land and the annual renewal of the certification after each annual inspection. The decision of the committee is communicated to the company/company by the certification letter. In case of non-compliance with the standards, the certification letter may also contain the conditions that must be met to continue the certification. Inspiring Stories and Insights from the UTZ Certification Program With effect from 16 March 1995, Australia is a party to the “Hague Convention to Abolish the Legalization Requirement for Foreign Authentic Instruments”. Legalization or certification of Australian public documents (e.g.B. Birth, death and marriage certificates, notarial certificates) of the German representations are no longer required for the presentation of these documents to the German authorities. Instead, the German authorities are sufficient for an apostille from the Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, in accordance with the above-mentioned agreement. In return, German certificates are recognised by the Australian authorities when they are fitted with an apostille from the competent German authority. The fee for the signing certificate depends on the value of the operation for which the document is required and varies between € 20.00 and € 250.00. The fee is converted into AN AUD based on the daily exchange rate. The German Embassy in Canberra and the Consulate General in Sydney also accept credit cards (Visa and Mastercard only).