Birth Certificate: Tripura
birth has to be reported and registered within 21 days at the place of its
persons who could register the event are:
- In a Hospital,
Health Centre, Maternity Home, Nursing Home or other similar institutions: Medical
Officer In-charge or any officer authorised by him/her
- In a Jail: Jailor
- In a Hostel,
Dharamshala, Boarding/Lodging House etc.: Person In-charge
- In a Moving
Person In-charge of the Vehicle
- Found deserted
in a public place: Headman of the Village/In-charge of the local
- House: Head of the
household or in his absence, his nearest relative
applicant can put up his/her application for registering birth and obtaining
birth certificate at the e-Suvidha Centres situated in the Offices of
Sub-Divisional Magistrates where the applicant permanently resides in, or on
any working day. The applicant is given an Acknowledgement Receipt for the same
that indicates a Delivery Date for his/her Certificate.
the applicant may also apply to the Block Development Officer, Executive
Officers of Nagar Panchayat, Executive Officer of Agartala Municipality or
Medical Superintendent/State/District/Sub-Divisional Hospitals as applicable to
obtain birth registration and certificates.
delayed registration, the issuing authority, at his discretion may initiate
Field Enquiry by the relevant Tehsil/Revenue Inspector/Deputy Collector &
Magistrate on the merit of the application. After proper verification, the
respective authorities would issue the birth certificate to the applicant.
Tripura, the District Magistrate and Collectors have been designated as
District Registrars for birth and the Sub-Divisional Magistrates/Block
Development Officers have been designated as Additional Registrar for birth.
addition, the Executive Officers of Agartala Municipality/Nagar Panchayats and
Incharges of State/District/Sub-Divisional Hospitals have also been notified as
Registrars for birth and Officers for issuing birth certificate.
different bodies in the state for birth registration are:
Centres in the Office of the Sub-Divisional Magistrates: 15
1 and Nagar Panchayats: 13 Rural Development Blocks: 40
District and Sub-Divisional Hospitals: 15
following indicative list of documents may qualify to substantiate the
applicant's claim for registering birth and obtaining a certificate:
of either of Parents [mandatory]
of Doctor/Hospital Discharge Certificate
case of delayed registration, an affidavit from Judicial Magistrate indicating
the date and place of birth is also required.
occurrence can be registered after 21 days but within 30 days of its
occurrence. Any delay invites a late fee of Rs. 2/- only and Rs. 5/- upto a
period of one year. Events which have been reported after a period of one year,
after the actual occurrence invites a late fee of Rs. 10/-.
common application form, introduced for applying for certificates in Tripura for
applying for birth certificate from e-Suvidha Centres.
Application for Registration of Birth and Issuance Certificate