The Consular Section of the Russian Embassy in Yangon performs certain functions of a notary public. Head of the Consular Section is authorized to certify documents, signatures, copies and translations in accordance with the laws of the Russian Federation. Powers of attorney certified by the Consular Section are valid in the Russian Federation only.

Important: The Consular Section is not authorized to certify copies of foreign documents – they must be certified by embassies or consulates of their respective countries of origin.