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Any child born in Switzerland needs to be registered at the civil register office of the district in which the child is born. This has to be done within three days of the birth.
Usually the hospital in which you give birth will register the child.
If a child is not born in a hospital, the mother or legal father (man married to the mother who has recognised or is going to recognise the child) should register the birth. The parents can ask a third person to register the birth by proxy, indicating in writing to the civil registrar the name of the person who has been asked to register the birth.
You must take along the following documents when you register a birth at a civil register office:
Please contact the register office in the district in which your child was or will be born.