BOLIVIAN CITIZENSHIP - BIRTH REGISTRATION
According Bolivian legislation, through Decreto Supremo No. 0216 of July 22, 2009 established the procedure to formalize the request for Bolivian citizenship of Bolivian parents’ sons and daughters.
1 Applicants must be younger than eightteen (18) years old and have one or both Bolivian parents.
2 An official lettermust be addressedto the Consul General requesting the child’s inscription and the Birth Certificate issuance. This letter must contain the following:
1 Parents and children FULL name.
2 Current address and home’s telephone number.
3 Parents’ occupation.
4 Identify the Bolivian parent, this person will sign the registration book and will be known as Declarante.
5 Also include an information of the total number of the applicants’ mothers childbirth. Please include the gender.
3 Parents’ Passport or ID, original and single copy.
4 Marriage Certificate, original and a single copy. If they are not married, the letter must containinformation regarding their martial status (single mother, separated, divorced, widowed, etc.)
5 Child’s Birth certificate, original and a single copy.
6 These paperwork must be scanned and sent to our email in order to verify the information.
7 After a couple of days, contact the Consulate to date an appointment in order to sign the registration book and pick up the birth certificate.
IMPORTANT NOTICE It is essential for the applicant’s Bolivian parent to be in present (if possible both parents must be present). Also the child must be present if he or she is 7 years old or older.