Indicate miscarriage

Upon request, the competent registry office will issue a certificate of notification of miscarriage. Miscarriage is the body fruit that has shown no signs of life (heartbeat, pulsating umbilical cord, lung breathing) when separated from the womb, weighed less than 500 grams and did not reach the 24 week of pregnancy. Upon request, the registry office may issue the notifier with a certificate of the notification of miscarriage.

A certificate of miscarriage issued by a doctor or midwife or obstetrician An identity card, passport or other recognized passport replacement document of the parents An indication of the child's intended surname and first name Mother's passport If applicable, certificate of burial of the miscarriage


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Preconditions
There was a miscarriage, this was reported to the responsible registry office with the necessary documents. The notification is only possible if you would have been entitled to personal care at the time of the live birth of the child, i.e. You were married to each other as parents at the time of birth or unmarried as parents before the birth of the child. If both do not apply, the right to apply lies solely with you as the mother.
Upon request, the registry office may issue a certificate of miscarriage to the applicant. The notification must be made orally or in writing. For the complete notification, a certificate of miscarriage issued by a doctor or a midwife or an obstetrician, an identity card, passport or other recognized passport replacement document of the parents as well as an indication of the intended surname and first name of the child are required. On the basis of the information, the registry office issues the certificate.

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Last update or date of publication
09.03.2021