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What is the procedure for correction of name in Birth Certificate ?

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Correction can happen in Child's name, Parent's name (Minor Corrections, such as spelling mistakes, surname inclusion, initials inclusion), Address, Hospital Name or total name correction of Parents which alters the main name totally.

Please follow the below procedure for each of this.

a) In Child's name

  • Request Letter 
  • Photo ID of Parents
  • Joint Affidavit of Parents
  • Educational document of the child whose name has to be corrected, if any.

b) In Parent's name (Minor Corrections, such as spelling mistakes, surname inclusion, initials inclusion

  • Request Letter from the person whose name has to be corrected
  • Photo ID of Parents
  • Joint Affidavit of Parents
  • Educational document of the Parent whose name has to be corrected

c) Address

  • Request Letter
  • Address Proof
  • Photo ID of Parents
  • Joint Photo Affidavit

d) Total name correction of Parents which alters the main name totally

  • Order from the court only

e) Hospital Name

  • Request Letter
  • A letter from Hospital/ Discharge Certificate copy
  • Photo ID of Applicant