Birth re-registration upon recognition

This is a service provided to parents who are not married but want the name of the father inserted in the register of birth of the child. Birth re-registration is effected upon filling application for re-registration form sworn jointly by the parents. Both parents must be physically present when applying for re-registration

1. Parents Identification cards/ passport
2. Birth certificates without the father’s name
3. Application for re-registration sworn jointly by the parents
4. Written consent from the father

Persons who qualify for this service include:
Parents not married who get a child

Cost:New birth certificate with amendments on the fathers names – Ksh 100
Timelines:  10 days

For more information call Huduma Contact Centre: +254 (020) 6900020

Or visit nearest Huduma Centre

Or Contact:Department of Civil Registration
Hass Plaza 4th Floor, Lower Hill Road,
P.O Box 49179- 00100 Nairobi
Tel; +254-20-2714987/8
Fax; 2714989