Older Uniform Acts

Uniform Vital Statistics Act (1987)

Additional evidence required by director

5. If the division registrar is not satisfied as to the truth and sufficiency of the statement required under suction 3(1), the division registrar shall refer to the matter to the director who, in order to obtain additional evidence as may be necessary, may

(a) require the attendance of the person who signed the statement, or of any other person, and

(b) examine that person respecting any matter pertaining to the registration of the birth.

Birth registration

6. On the receipt, within one year after the birth, of a statement in the prescribed form respecting the birth, the division registrar, if satisfied as to the truth and sufficiency of the statement, shall register the birth.

Birth registration by director

7. Where a birth is not registered within one year after the birth or the division registrar has referred the matter to the director under section 5, if application for the registration is

(a) made by any person to the director in the prescribed form,

(b) verified by statutory declaration, and

(c) accompanied by a statement in the prescribed form respecting the birth and other evidence as may be prescribed,

the director shall register the birth if satisfied as to the truth and sufficiency of the matters stated in the application and that the application is made in good faith.

Next Annual Meeting

2020 Annual Meeting

Place to be Announced

August 9 – 13, 2020