PSA birth certificate
Do you need a PSA birth certificate for immigration or other official purposes? Learn the most effective ways to acquire the Birth Certificate in Philippines from the Philippines Statistics Authority (Formerly known as National Statistics Office – NSO)
- Know the different procedures to acquire the Birth certificate
- Understand the requirements for this certificate
- Get to know why it is essential to obtain PSA birth certificate
It is vital to understand the process to obtain the Birth Certificate and its importance in various government procedures. Let us discuss the diversified pathways to apply and acquire this certificate in Philippines.
Why is in necessary to obtain PSA birth certificate?
The Birth certificate authenticates the birth of a child on the declared date and the other details related to the child such as its sex, nationality, names and details of its parents. This serves as the proof of birth and ultimately the proof of age for various procedures. Submitting Birth Certificate is mandatory to acquire various important documents such as Philippines Passport & Driver’s License.
Ways to apply for a PSA birth certificate:
- You can follow the conventional method of applying in person at the Census Serbilis Center or SM Business Center.
- You can apply online at e-Census (PSA Serbilis) or PSA Helpline
Identity document required:
While applying in person for your Birth Certificate or while applying on some other’s behalf, the following IDs would be accepted. In case of representation, you need to carry both your own and the Birth Certificate Owner’s ID.
- Postal ID
- NIB Clearance
- Police Clearance
- Philippines Passport
- SSS / GSIS ID
- Driver’s License
- Senior Citizen ID
- ID issued by the educational institution or current employer
You need to fill the application form completely (furnishing all the required details correctly) and submit the original copy of the application. While applying walking-in to the office, you can submit the fees on the counter, and while applying online, you can pay the fees through various online payment modes. The concerned issuing authority releases your Birth Certificate in a defined duration.
If someone else, such as a relative or friend is applying on your behalf, you must provide a Power of Attorney to the particular person to represent you.
Express your concerns with the Helpline Group today to take your motives further:
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