How to get a Birth Certificate in Delhi
How to get a Birth Certificate in Delhi?
The procedure to obtain a birth certificate in Delhi is as follows-
1.The date and time of a child’s birth is first recorded in the hospital where the child is born. Usually, the hospital staff requests the parents or guardians of the child to fill out a form which records details including name, address, permanent address, occupation, educational qualification, etc.
2.The hospital files the above mentioned information with the respective Municipal Authority, which the hospital belongs to.
3.Once the computer records are updated, parents are provided with a reference number and an acknowledgement receipt, which can be used for further communication.
4.The parents will have to approach the respective Municipal Authority and show the receipt to the concerned person. A provisional birth certificate having the details of the child will be issued. The ‘name of the child’ field is left blank and is to be filled by us.
5.A photocopy of the provisional birth certificate with the name filled in along with an ID proof of either parent, should be submitted to the Municipal Authority.
6.In case if the parents do not belong to Delhi, then a copy of an ID proof, obtained at their native place, should be submitted along with the provisional certificate.
7.Within a fortnight after submitting the necessary documents, the birth certificate shall be issued..
What details does a Birth Certificate include?
The provisional birth certificate contains the following information-
•Date of birth
•Place of birth
•Date of registration
•Name of mother
•Name of father
The following documents to be submitted along with the application form.
•Proof of birth of the child in respect to whom the certification is required.
•Affidavit considering place, date and time of birth of the person.
•Residential certificate of the parent of the respective year.
•Parents’ identity proof.
The documents required in case of delayed registration of birth.
•A request letter from the father/mother.
•Proof of address where the birth of a child takes place.
•Affidavit in prescribed format that includes complete details here of the child.
•Proof of birth date.
Online Application Procedure
The applicant has to follow the below-given procedures to obtain a Birth Certificate online
Step 1: Please visit the www.bithcertificate.in of Delhi Government.
Step 2: Click on “Online Services” option which is displayed on the home page of the portal or take no from there and call them.
Fee Structure and apply online