An application for registration of a birth must be made within 03 months of the birth. If the application is made after 03 months, the reason for the delay should be given in writing when making the application. The father or mother of the child should be a citizen of Sri Lanka at the time of birth. The father or mother of the child may make the application for registration of birth which should be made in duplicate.
To register the birth of a child born to Sri Lankan Nationals, the following three forms must be submitted.