COVID-19 - Change to Service


The Province of Manitoba is taking proactive measures to help manage and minimize the spread of COVID-19, including social-distancing measures.

Unscheduled drop-in services at the Vital Statistics Agency are not available at this time. Please contact us for assistance, or to schedule an appointment.

We are pleased to support you by phone at 204-945-3701 (in Winnipeg), 1-866-949-9296 (toll free) or email vitalstats@gov.mb.ca.

Certificates can be ordered online anytime here https://cambafsclient.gov.mb.ca/cambAFSClient/entry.m.

For accurate, up-to-date and fact-based information on COVID-19, please visit manitoba.ca/covid19


Identity Certificates


Documents can be issued only if the birth, marriage or death occurred in Manitoba.

Certificates contain information extracted from the original registration filed at our office.

Birth certificates are issued in the applicant's birth name, unless a legal change of name has occurred.

Birth:


Available in one size, approximately 5 in. wide by 7 in. high (12.5 x 17.6 cm).

With parents’ names contains name, date and place of birth, sex, parents' names, registration date and registration number
Without parents’ names contains name, date and place of birth, sex, registration date and registration number

As of December 1, 2011, Passport Canada requires that applications for children have a document that details the child-parent(s) relationship. For a child born in Manitoba, this is a birth certificate with parents’ names.



Marriage:


Available in one size only 8˝ x 7 in. (21.6 x 17.8 cm), and contains the names and birthplaces of parties to the marriage, date and place of marriage, sex, registration date and registration number.



Death:


Available in one size only 8˝ x 7 in. (21.6 x 17.8 cm) and contains the name of the deceased, date and place of death, age, sex, registration date and registration number.



Registration Photocopy:


A certified photocopy of the original registration of the event. It contains all the information that appears on the registration with the exception of the Registration of Death, which does not show the cause of death.


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