Request for the Original Birth Record of an Adopted Person


Details & Requirements

When a child is born, the child’s birth is registered. The registration results in a birth record. When an adoption occurs, a new birth record with information from the adoption replaces the “original” birth record. The original birth record of an adopted person is confidential and available only to the individuals listed below. Fill out this form to request a noncertified copy of a Minnesota birth record before an adoption.


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Customer Reviews

Details & Requirements

When a child is born, the child’s birth is registered. The registration results in a birth record. When an adoption occurs, a new birth record with information from the adoption replaces the “original” birth record. The original birth record of an adopted person is confidential and available only to the individuals listed below. Fill out this form to request a noncertified copy of a Minnesota birth record before an adoption.

Signer Resources

  • Cost: $25 + $10 per added notary seal

  • Avg Notarization Time: Eight minutes

  • Cost: $25 + $10 per added notary seal

  • Avg Notarization Time: Eight minutes