Zimbabwean Birth Certificate

Are you living abroad and trying to apply or retrieve a copy of your Zimbabwean Birth Certificate and wondering how to overcome this potentially logistical nightmare? You’ve come to the right place. We are able to assist you – we can help you get this document from the Zimbabwean Department of the Registrar General within 5-10 working days.

The Clearance Central team of experts is highly skilled in expediting Birth Certificate applications for Zimbabweans living outside the country and abroad, providing much-needed convenience and swift turnaround times to complete this process.

We offer the following services:

  • Duplicate Full Birth Certificate applications (in the case of loss or damage to the original document that was initially issued)
  • External Birth Certificate applications

Applying for a Zimbabwean Duplicate Birth Certificate

If you have lost your original Zimbabwean Birth Certificate, Clearance Central can assist with applying for a Duplicate Birth Certificate on your behalf, giving you peace of mind in knowing that we guarantee a speedy service in returning your original paperwork at your convenience, no matter where you are situated.

You will need to send us the below:

  • A completed application form 
  • Verification of your birth entry number
  • A certified copy of your ID (if you have one)
  • Service fee

Applying for a Zimbabwean External Birth Certificate

Individuals or minors who were born outside Zimbabwe to Zimbabwean citizens other than by descent, are legible to apply for a Zimbabwean External Birth Certificate.

You will need to send us the below:

  • A completed application form 
  • Certified copies of both parents’ passports
  • Certified copies of both parents’ IDs
  • Certified copy of Marriage Certificate (if not married, both parents must acknowledge paternity)
  • Certified copy of foreign Birth Certificate

Upon receipt of your relevant documents, Clearance Central agents will oversee the entire application process on your behalf by submitting your documents to the Registrar General in Harare, and courier your original paperwork once the process is complete. We offer this convenient service to all our client so that they don’t have to deal with government officials, long queues and delays in completion, which can be stressful.

Clearance Central also provides the additional service of certifying your original documents or having them Apostilled for you, if necessary.

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