When Do You Need the Birth Certificate Translated and Notarized?
When traveling outside of one’s home country and going into another for any reason, it is common to bring important documents along, such as the birth certificate, to establish your identity. In addition to having these documents, translating them into the language spoken in the country you are moving to is strongly recommended. A birth certificate may be helpful for various purposes, including the following:
- Visa Application
- INS or USCIS
- Passport Request
- Green Card
- Legal Documents
So, is your birth certificate translated and notarized? If not, keep reading.