Becoming a Parent

Certificate, copy of an act or attestation of birth
Civil Status Documents Related to Birth: Certificate, Copy of an Act or Attestation

Important Notice

This page is being updated. Meanwhile, as the information currently online may not be complete, we invite you to consult the French version. Thank you for your understanding.

Civil status documents pertaining to birth serve as proof of a person’s birth. Among other things, they are necessary to obtain a health insurance card or to register a child in a day care centre. It is important to check with the organization concerned as to what type of document it accepts as proof of birth.

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