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Get a birth certificate
A person may require to apply for a new birth certificate may be because the original one is lost or for any other reason.

Where can I get a birth certificate?

The Civil Status Office is the only office that has the authority to issue birth certificate. If you were born in Seychelles you can obtain a copy of your birth certificate at Civil Status. Location: Central Office Independence House Ground Floor Victoria Mahe

What document I need to present?

Any document that would able to identify you, which have the National Identification Number (N.I.N) such as
• National Identity Card
• Passport
• Driving License

How much does it cost?

Both large extract of the certificate and an abridged copy can be obtained for Rs50/- each.

Who can apply?

Any person can obtain a birth certificate from the Civil Status office upon payment and required document.

Where can I obtain more information?

Independence House central office
Telephone No: + (248) 429 36 36

Telephone No: + (248) 423 26 04

La Digue
Telephone No: + (248) 2520753

E mail:
Opening hours: 8.00am -4pm

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