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Your birth certificate is an important document used to prove your identity for many purposes like applying for a passport, driver's licence and government benefits. A standard birth certificate is an official certified copy of the registration data held by the NSW Registry of Births Deaths & Marriages.
Before you can apply for a birth certificate, the birth needs to be registered in NSW. For more information see
If you are not the person named on the certificate or their parent, you must satisfy one of the following conditions:
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