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Recognition of paternity
Selected Organization: Jūrmalas pilsētas dome
Brief description:
If the parents of the child have not registered a mutual marriage or have registered a marriage following registration of the birth of the child, the information regarding the father may be entered in the birth registration documents of the child by submitting a joint application for recognition of the parents in the correspondence department or on the basis of a court judgment regarding the determination of paternity or the establishment of the fact of paternity. Where a child has a certain degree of paternity in court, the fact of paternity has been established or the presumption of paternity has been challenged, the supplements shall be entered in the birth register on the basis of a judgment of the court.
Beneficiaries:
Individual
Maximum period (in working days):
1
Process description
Other information
1. solis / Service requests
Both parents have to come.
application (to be completed in the presence of a member of the department)
medical certificate on the birth of a child (recognising paternity and registering the birth of a child at the same time), the birth certificate of the child (recognising paternity after registration of the birth of the child).
documents certifying the parent (passport, identification card).
If the parents are not married, the recognition of paternity shall take place, the father and mother of the child shall submit a joint application to the Divisions Division or a publicly certified submission to the notary. An application for the recognition of paternity may be submitted by registering the birth of the child, as well as after the birth of the child has been registered or before the birth of the child.
The surname of the child shall be determined by the surname of the parents. If the parents have different names, the child shall be given the surname of the father or mother in accordance with the agreement of the parents. If the parents cannot agree on the surname of the child, it shall be determined upon the decision of the Orphan's Court.
The father of a child born to a woman at the time of marriage or not later than 306 on the day after the marriage ended with the death of a husband, divorce or marriage annulment shall be deemed to be the mother husband of the child (paternity assumption, Article 146 of the CL).
The father of a child who has not yet reached legal age may submit an application for the recognition of the child's paternity with the consent of his or her parents or guardian.
The recognition of paternity requires the consent of the child if he or she reaches the age of twelve.
A newborn child is assigned the personal identity code immediately when registering the birth of the child. If a child has been born in another country or one of the parents is a national of another country, the personal code may be requested for the child in the embassy of the relevant State or in any chapter of the Office of Citizenship and Migration Affairs of the Republic of Latvia.
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On the spot Jurmala Civil Registry Office
Adrese: Paula Stradiņa iela 6, Jūrmala, LV-2010
Tālrunis: 67 752 332
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2. solis / Receipt of services
The Civil Registry Office shall make an entry in the birth register and issue birth certificates.
Payments: View payments
On the spot Jurmala Civil Registry Office
Adrese: Paula Stradiņa iela 6, Jūrmala, LV-2010
Tālrunis: 67 752 332
Fakss:
Other contact details:
Working hours