Birth Certificate Attestation in Dubai

Welcoming a newborn is a joyous occasion, Residing in the UAE can involve additional steps. One important step for parents with newborns is obtaining proper birth certificate attestation for UAE residency purposes in Dubai or anywhere in the UAE.

What is a Birth Certificate?

A birth certificate acts as the official record of a child’s birth, serving as their primary identification document. It typically contains crucial details like:

  • Child’s legal name
  • Date and place of birth
  • Parents’ names and information

This document becomes instrumental in various applications your child might need throughout their life, especially until they reach legal adulthood.

Process of Birth Certificate Attestation for UAE

The specific process depends on whether your child was born in the UAE or outside the UAE. Here’s a breakdown for both scenarios:
The birth certificate attestation process for a child born in the UAE typically involves several steps. Here’s a general outline of the process:
1: Birth Certificate Issued in the UAE
Ministry of Health Attestation: Typically, the first step is to obtain attestation from the issuing Ministry of Health.

MOFA Attestation: The next step is to secure attestation from the UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA).

Embassy/Consulate Attestation : If the birth certificate is intended for use in a specific country, additional attestation from that country’s embassy or consulate in the UAE may be required.

The birth certificate attestation process for a child born Outside the UAE typically involves several steps. Here’s a general outline of the process:

2: Birth Certificate Issued Outside the UAE

Notarization/Authentication: The birth certificate must first be authenticated in the country of origin from ralevent authorities. 

UAE Embassy Attestation: The document is then attested by the UAE Embassy or Consulate in the country where it was issued.

MOFA Attestation: Upon arrival in Dubai, the final step is to obtain attestation from the UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA).

Birth Certificate Attestation Process for Child Born Outside the UAE:

Child Born in the UAE steps :

If your child is born in the UAE, regardless of your nationality, you will need to retrieve birth certificate from UAE Ministry of Health in Dubai or anywhere in the UAE.

Retrieval the Birth Certificate from the UAE Ministry of Health (MOH UAE):

Documents required for birth certificate retrieval in UAE :

  • Both parents original passports and valid UAE residence visas.
  • Both parents original Emirates IDs .
  • Attested marriage certificate .
  • Original birth notification from the hospital.

Choose a Reliable Attestation Service Provider:

  • Look for reputable company like GloboPrime that offer fast, reliable, birth certificate attestation for UAE and Birth Certificate Retrieval services.
  • Consider factors like experience, reputation, transparent pricing, and customer support.

Attestation Process:

  • The birth certificate will be attested by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) in Dubai.
  • GloboPrime handles the entire process, ensuring stress-free completion for you.

Additional Services GloboPrime Offers:

  • GloboPrime can assist with the revival of Birth certificates in Dubai including document collection and submission.
  • Free document collection and delivery: Save time and effort by letting GloboPrime handle Document collection and Delivery in the UAE.
  • Legal translation services:  Ensure your documents meet official requirements if needed.


If your child was born outside the UAE and you want to sponsor their residency follow these steps:

  • Contact GloboPrime:
    • 1) Send a copy of the birth certificate for assessment.
    • 2) GloboPrime will advise on necessary steps and ensure the certificate's validity and recent reissuance (within 3 months).
  • Birth Certificate Legalization/Attestation
    • 1)The process involves attestation at the Foreign Affairs Office, Ministry of Justice, and the UAE embassy in the child's birth country.
    • 2)GloboPrime partners with trusted service providers in various countries to ensure smooth processing
  • Retrieval Options
    • Parents can personally retrieve the birth certificate or provide GloboPrime with a Power of Attorney for assistance (depending on the country).
  • MOFA Attestation in UAE:

    Upon receiving the attested birth certificate, GloboPrime completes the final attestation by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) in Dubai.

  • Legal Translation (if required):
    • GloboPrime offers legal translation services to ensure the birth certificate meets the General Directorate of Residence and Foreigners Affairs (GDRFA) requirements.
  •  The entire attestation process, including retrieval, can take approximately 4 weeks , depending on the complexity of your case and the involved authorities.

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Step by step guide for documents attestation in UAE

In UAE We are providing our attestation Service in all the emirates including Dubai ,Abu Dhabi, Sharjah, Ajman, Ras Al-Khaimah, Umm Al Quwain, Al Ain ,Fujairah. Internationally With Service Partner Across 120 countries GloboPrime is the best attestation company in Dubai – UAE

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Birth Certificate Attestation in UAE with GloboPrime 

  • Contact GloboPrime: Send us a scan copy of birth certificate.
  • Personalized Proposal: We Will Send you a detailed service proposal outlining the exact steps, timeline, and associated costs. Our team confirms its validity for UAE attestation and answers any questions.
  • Convenient & Secure Collection: We offer free and secure document pickup within Dubai at your chosen location.
  • Expert Handling & Processing: Our Expert team manages all necessary certifications, notarizations, and embassy approvals efficiently. We handle the entire Attestation Process Up to Ministry of Foreign Affairs Attestation (MOFA) attestation in Dubai.
  • Updates & Support: Stay informed throughout the process with regular updates on the status of your document attestation.
  • Secure Delivery of Your Documents: Get your fully attested documents delivered securely back to your preferred location in Dubai or Anywhere in UAE.

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    The process involves a birth notification from the hospital, followed by an application through the Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) or the relevant health authority in your emirate (e.g., Dubai Health Authority). You’ll need documents like parents’ passports, marriage contract and the birth notification.
    Typically, you will need:
    • Birth notification from the hospital
    • Parents’ passports and Emirates IDs
    • Valid marriage contract
    • Additional documents might be needed for non-citizens
    If your birth certificate is not in Arabic or English, you’ll likely need a certified translation. Check with the specific passport issuing authority for their requirements.
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