Birth Registration

This is another topic which is governed by an outdated law which has already been overtaken by practice.

      • The current law is described in several publications produced by GR&AP:
      • During 2017-2019, GR&AP has worked closely with the Ministry of Home Affairs and Immigration on a bill based on an extensive public consultation process about the proposed law reforms. A series of factsheets presents some of the options for law reform which were discussed during this process.

    As of mid-2020, the proposed new Civil Registration and Identification Bill was still under discussion by Government.

Factsheets also available in Afrikaans and Oshiwambo.

Factsheets also available in Afrikaans and Oshiwambo.

Factsheets also available in Afrikaans and Oshiwambo.