All births occurring in the Republic of Seychelles should be registered within 30 days from the date of birth.

Birth should be registered at the regional office where it took place. Mother only or both parents may declare the birth, and bring along the maternity certificate and both National Identity Card (ID Card), or passport (where applicable.


  • You should ensure that the name(s) and surname of the child are those by which the child to be known.
  • The male partner should be 18 years and over to be able to register the child
  • If mother bear a child outside her matrimonial relationship, she can register the child under her maiden name and any changes can be done by court order only.

Formalities for the birth registration will be on Monday, Wednesday and Friday by appointment only. The officer can be contacted on Phone Number (+248) 282 2521 for appointment.

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