All VA offices can certify documents on VA Form 21-4184 (Certification of Contents
of Document(s) or Record(s)). VARO in the Philippines may certify evidence on SSA-704
(Certification of Contents of Documents or Records), SSA-4385 (Certification of Contents
of Court Records), and SSA-553 (Special Determination).
photocopy of the original evidence prepared by the VA;
VA certifications if they are made from the original records or from certifications
by custodians of original records; and
computerized extracts of the veteran's discharge information certified by the VA.
NOTE: For evaluating proofs received from VA, see RS 01702.450.
For a list of other government agencies authorized to certify documents, see GN 00301.090A.3.