Application form to remove the wrong father's details from a birth registration

Application form and guidance notes on how to remove the wrong fathers details from a birth registration.



You should use this form to remove the father’s details from a birth certificate, if the man named as the father on the certificate is not the natural father of the child.

You should read the guidance notes before filling out the form.

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Published 1 April 2013
Last updated 5 November 2018 + show all updates
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