Birth certificate is the most important document that your baby need in Vietnam, so please issue it when you gave birth to your baby in Vietnam.
Step 1: Live Birth certificate (Delivery certificate) – Issued by the Hospital
Step 2: Go to the Father/ Mother country embassy get the Affidavit (Choose your baby nationality)
*Skip this step if you choose Vietnam nationality firstly
Step 3: Issuing Vietnam Birth certificate for your baby
Step 4: There are 2 cases:
Case 1: For Foreign parents, please decide your baby nationality (Father’s or Mother’s): Go to the father/ mother’s country embassy to process paper works and make passport for your baby
Case 2: For Half Foreign parent, you have 2 choices:
Step 5: There are 2 cases:
For Foreign parent or Half Foreign parent chose other nationality for the baby: Get Vietnam visa, so your baby can exit Vietnam or stay in Vietnam legally with you (According to the parent’s visa category)
For Half Foreign parent chose Vietnam nationality in the first place: Your baby now have dual citizenship, your baby can exit Vietnam with Vietnam passport, and entry the Father/ Mother country by the other passport.
Please contact Sunviet for more detail information.