What do I need to register a newborn in the Registry of Births?

To register a child in the Registry of Births of the Republic of Macedonia you need: 

  • Extract of the Registry of Births in an international format for countries signatories of the Convention on the issue of multilingual extracts from civil status records/Vienna 1976. For extracts issued in non-signatory countries (e.g. Egypt), should be certified by an APOSTILLE and translated into Macedonian by a certified court translator.
  • Application to register a birth submitted by both parents and signed on the spot at the embassy. 
  • Travel documents of both parents 
  • Extract of the parents’ marriage certificate 
  • Residence permits for the child and parents in the country where the DCR is accredited to  
  • Statement by the parent with foreigner status giving consent for the child to acquire citizenship
Last updated: 23 November 2020