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Registration of adoption

Adoption is registered on the basis of application of an authorized person and a decision of court.


Application for the registration of adoption may be submitted to any branch of the Public Service Development Agency or Public Service Hall.

Documents required:

    • Written application;
    • Enforced court decision on the adoption of a child;
    • Birth certificate of adoptee;
    • Document certifying identity of adopter;
    • Consent of adoptee having reached the age of 10 years, if the adopter seeks the change in data whereas a court decision does not contain a provision about the change of this data.

Terms and fees

Adoption certificate is issued free of charge on the following business day of submission of application and other documents necessary to register adoption.