Register a Birth
The process of registering a birth falls under the auspices of the Ministry of Home Affairs. Provided here below is the form to register a birth.
Process to Legally Register a Birth
The application form must be accompanied with the following documentation as evidence of a child’s birth:
- A Copy of the Birth Notification Form on your birth medical card or from the Hospital/Health Facility where the child was born. An archived copy from the Medical Statistic Office of the Ministry of Health and Medical Services is also accepted.
- A certified copy of a Baptismal Certificate of the Child.
- The Civil Registry Office will advise the use of a Statutory Declaration when the need arises and it should be signed by parents/guardian and/or an immediate relative of the child in the presence of a magistrate or a Commissioner for Oaths.
Click Here to download the Application for Registration of a Birth Form.