Dutch Birth Certificate Translation by Professional Translators
Translate your certificate of birth to English for U.S. Immigration
Certified English translation for U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS, formerly, Immigration and Naturalization Service – INS) for your Green Card (permanent resident visa), U.S. citizenship, American passport, marriage, and other applications.
English translation by a third-party, independent professional translation agency
Your birth certificate is the most important document in applying for your Green Card, U.S. citizenship, American passport, and marriage.
Your birth certificate issued in the Netherlands or any other Dutch-speaking countries such as Aruba, Curacao, and some regions of Belgium (called Flemish language) is considered as your identification card. Especially after higher security measures introduced by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, you need your birth certificate when you apply for permanent resident visa (Green Card), fiancé visa (K-1 form), marriage visa, H1B visa and other immigration visas, American citizenship, National Visa Center (NVC), U.S. Passport Agency, driver’s license from Division of Motor Vehicles (DMV), and others.
Contents of birth certificates
A typical Dutch birth certificate contains first, middle, and last names, and maiden names (if married and changed your last name), sex (gender – male or female, or boy or girl), father’s and mother’s name, date of birth, place of birth, name of issuing agency and place of registration, name and title of signing officer.
Some Dutch birth certificates may have additional information and data such as: nationality, ages, and professions of father and mother, paternal and maternal grandfather and grandmother information, addresses (residences) of father, mother, and grandparents.
Who issues birth certificates?
Dutch civil registry is authorized to issue birth certificates, marriage certificates, and similar civil registration documents in province of Heerjansdam, The Hague, Amsterdam, Rotterdam, or in other cities.
If you lost your Dutch birth certificate or need a new certificate of birth for a newborn, contact Consular Services of the Royal Netherlands Embassy in Washington, D.C.
You need “certified" English translation of your birth certificate in hard copy
USCIS, NVC, U.S. Passport Agency, and many other public and private organizations require “certified translation” of your birth certificate by a third-party, independent translation agency in original format. They do not accept photocopies or electronic copies.
You will receive “Certification by Translator” document printed on our corporate letterhead with our authorized signature, raised (embossed) corporate seal, and stamps with a statement as required by the USCIS, U.S. Passport Office, and other organizations.