Consulate General of The Kingdom of Morocco in New York: Procuration

June 24, 2019
Available Services

Procuration/Power of Attorney

For follow up, you may contact (212) 758 2625 (ext 304)
  • A "Procuration" Power of Attorney is meant to save the trip to the homeland of Moroccan Nationals residing in the US
  • A "Procuration" Power of Attorney has to be notarized by this Consulate General in order for it to be valid in Morocco.
  • The presence of the principal at the Consulate General is mandatory as he/she has to sign the document before a Consular employee, after verification of his/her Moroccan ID or passport.
  • For all principals living outside the New York area: the power of attorney must be notarized before a Notary Public using both inking stamp and seal metal embosser, prior to mailing to this Consulate General, along with a notarized copy of the principal's National ID or passport. The notary public also has to mention the following: "On this day, appeared before me and signed this document Mr. or Ms…..and presented his/her ID card.
  • Fees:
  • Marriage:$13
  • Divorce $23.85
  • Commercial $30.35 (Companies, State department & investment).
  • General ( buying, selling, heritage settlement and general power of attorney giving someone the power to act and sign on your behalf in all matters) $6.50
  • Regular (To open a bank account, Certificate of lodging, To retrieve a document or a diploma or any document on your behalf, to be a proxy of any administrative procedure concerning your house, such as electricity and/or water installation and /or billing) $6.50
  • Fees for returning your mail are not included in the fees above. To ensure the reception of your document, please include a prepaid Express Mail or Priority Mail envelope (the only mailing method accepted) obtained from the post office)

  • Please be advised that:

    • A National ID is required for notarizing all documents
    • General powers of attorney (وكالة عامة) and the ones involving selling البيع Waiver التنازل and marriage الزواج must be notarized at the Department of State of the principal's city of residence or before a clerk at this Consulate General

    (Please make sure you write your name & address on the money order, and in case you send a follow up e-mail, or leave a voicemail, please make sure you leave your name and call back number)
    NB/ these requirements are intended to protect the interests of Moroccan citizens

  • Here are some sample letters:
Retrieve Money From My Account      Retrieve Money From My Account
Buy Property      Sell Property
Retrieve Check Book      Accompany Your Child
Utilities (Water and Electricity)      Inheritance

  • Required Form:

  • Please note the following:
    • The power of attorney time process is 5 business days. The period may be shorter or longer depending on the amount of files received. Please call us only if you do not receive your papers within 5 business days at: 212-758-2625.
    • All Moroccans living in the US should register with the Consulate prior to any transaction. ( Pease refer to registration on this Site).

For further questions, please send an e-mail to 

Consulate General of The Kingdom of Morocco
10 East 40th Street
New York, NY 10016
Business hours: M-th.: 9.00 AM to 3.00 PM/ Friday: 9.00 AM to 1.00 PM and 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Tel: (212) 758-2625.
Fax: (646) 395-8077.
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