DS-10 Birth Affidavit

DS-10 Birth Affidavit
DS-10 Birth Affidavit

DS-10 Birth Affidavit Overview:

A birth affidavit should be submitted (with an application for a US Passport) when an acceptable birth certificate cannot be obtained for a person born in the United States.

Requirements:

The affidavit must be accompanied by a notice from the appropriate authorities indicating that no birth records exists,and a photocopy of the front and back side of the affiants identification.

  • The affidavit must be accompanied by a notice from the appropriate authorities indicating that no birth records exists, and a photocopy of the front and back side of the affiants identification.
  • The affidavit must be accompanied by a notice from the appropriate authorities indicating that no birth records exists,and a photocopy of the front and back side of the affiants identification.
  • The affidavit must be accompanied by a notice from the appropriate authorities indicating that no birth records exists,and a photocopy of the front and back side of the affiants identification.

Important Note:

A birth affidavit must be made by an individual who has personal knowledge of the facts of birth of the applicant whose birth in the United states is to be proven.The affidavit shall state how the affiant’s knowledge was acquired,Preferably the affidavit be done by a blood relative,although it may be made by the attending physician.
Government Fees-There is no additional fee to supply this form.

Download the form:

http://findit.state.gov/search?query=ds-10&affiliate=dos_stategov&search-button=Search

Where to process:

At an acceptance facility- https://iafdb.travel.state.gov/

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