INFORMATION ONLY FOR AFGHAN CITIZENS:
Afghan Consulates and Agencies, located outside of Afghanistan, after authentication process and imposing appointed fee, are allowed to issue birth certificates based on afghan ID (Afghan Taskera/Afghan passport).
Afghan Consulates and Agencies, located outside of Afghanistan, after authentication process, are allowed to issue a birth certificate including applicant’s parents’ names.
Afghan Agencies are responsible to report to the Population and Civil Registration Office the identity of birth certificate applicants at the end of each month for registration in the population and civil registration office’s database.
REQUIREMENTS ONLY FOR AFGHAN CITIZENS:
Only to Afghan citizens born in Afghanistan
Based on Afghan National ID (Tazkira) or valid Afghan passport
Application for birth certificate, filled up and singed by the applicant
Affidavit of birth
• Two (2) of Affidavit of birth should be filled up and singed by two (2) Afghans holding Afghan passports or Tazkiras.
• Please have the forms NOTARIZED if the witnesses will not be present at the Consulate
• Please include a copy of the above stated documents ( tazkira and/or Afghan passport) for each of the witness who singes the affidavit of birth
• Please be advised that Afghans holding American passports CANNOT sign the witness forms or affidavit of birth.
One passport size photo
A $10 money order payable to the order of Afghan Consulate – New York
Processing time: one business day – by appointment