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Registering your newborn is easy with our online registration form. Before you start filling in the birth registration form make sure you follow the steps below and have all the right information ready.
Make sure you have agreed on the baby’s name. If you change the name after registering your baby an additional fee applies.
You must provide three forms of current identification for each parent. You can choose to scan or take a clear photo of the three forms of ID you'll be using for both parents. Make sure each ID document is saved on your computer as a
JPEG, PDF or TIFF file and that each file is less than 20MB in size.
You'll be asked to upload these during the registration process.
You must provide at least three forms of current ID, one of each from categories 1, 2 and 3. If you’re unable to provide ID from categories 1 and 2, you must still provide at least three forms of ID. At least two of these must be from category 3. If you’re unable to comply with these requirements, please
contact us for further advice.
You will be asked to certify that you have read and understood our Privacy and disclosure of birth data & disclosure of information statement when registering your newborn.
Download Privacy and disclosure of birth date & disclosure of information statement [PDF 55kb]
Registering a birth is free. You will need to have a credit or debit card ready if you wish to purchase a birth certificate once you've submitted the birth registration.
Use the checklist below to confirm you have all the information required before you get started.
You're now ready to register your baby. Please note, if you're using an outdated browser, you may not be able to access the registration form. Try using Google Chrome or Safari instead.
You can download detailed information in these languages:
English [PDF 1.1MB]
Arabic- عربي [PDF 1.6MB]
Assyrian- ܐܵܬܘܼܪܵܝܵܐ [PDF 1.6MB]
Bengali- বাংলা [PDF 2MB]
Chinese Simplified- 中文简体 [PDF 1.7MB]
Chinese Traditional- 中文繁体 [PDF 1.7MB]
Dari- دری [PDF 1.7MB]
Farsi- فارسی [PDF 1.6MB]
Indonesian- Bahasa Indonesia [PDF 1.5MB]
Japanese- 日本語 [PDF 1.6MB]
Khmer- ខ្មែរ [PDF 1.6MB]
Korean- 한국어 [PDF 1.6MB]
Nepali- नेपाली [PDF 1.7MB]
Portuguese- Português [PDF 1.5MB]
Spanish- Español [PDF 1.5MB]
Thai- ไทย [PDF 1.6MB]
Turkish- Türkçe [PDF 1.5MB]
Urdu- اردو [PDF 1.6MB]
Vietnamese- Tiếng Việt [PDF 1.5MB]