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Birth Registration

Birth registration is available for newborns delivered in NUH, within 14 days of birth only. 

NUH Patient Service Centre3

Kent Ridge Wing Building, Level 3 (South Entrance)

Please call 6772 4460 or email birth_reg@nuhs.edu.sg to make/change an appointment.

Weekdays (excluding Public Holiday)

Registration Mode

Registration Fee

9.00am – 4.00pm

By Appointment Only

$40 (Subject to change without prior notice)


Please register the newborn at ICA if:

  • Newborn is not born in NUH
  • Parents married out of Singapore
  • It has been more than 14 calendar days (maximum 42 days) since the newborn’s birth date
  • You are not the parent of the newborn
  • You are unable to produce the original identity cards of both parents
  • You are unable to produce the original marriage certificate of parents

Immigration & Checkpoints Authority (ICA)

10 Kallang Road, ICA Building (Beside Lavender MRT)

Please call 6391 6349 or log on to http://www.ica.gov.sg/ for more information.

Monday – Friday


Sunday and Public Holiday

8.00am – 4.30pm

8.00am – 12.30pm


Registration Mode

Registration Fee

Processing Time



On the spot


Required Documents

Parents/Informants are required to produce the following documents for birth registration:

  1. Notification of Live Birth form (BD 50) issued by a medical practitioner or midwife
  2. Original identity cards of both parents. Parents who are non-Singaporeans are required to produce their foreign identity cards/passport/entry permits
  3. The parents’ original marriage certificate
  4. Completed Report form for Registration of Birth (From BD 13)


Signature on Birth Registration Certificate

Please be informed that only the informant is allowed to sign on the child’s birth certificate.


Child's Name

Please choose your child's name carefully and have it ready at the time of birth registration. Ethnic characters of the child's name in Chinese, Jawi and Tamil can be included in the child's birth certificate. This is optional but parents / informants must ensure the accuracy of the ethnic characters furnished. Parents / informants of birth will have to write the ethnic characters in the birth certificates themselves. If you are not able to do so, please bring someone to write it on your behalf.



The fees payable for birth registration at NUH is S$40.00 (inclusive of GST). This amount includes S$18.00 birth registration and a S$22.00 administrative fee. Payment can be made either in cash, NETS or credit cards. 


The Baby Bonus Scheme

For details on the Baby Bonus Scheme, please click here.


Updated 14 July 2015