Spanish to English Translation of Birth Certificate by Spanish-English Translators
Translate your certificate of birth from Spanish to English and certify for U.S. Immigration
Spanish to English translation of certificate of birth: 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, National Visa Center (NVC), American passport, and other applications.
Spanish to English translation by a third-party, independent professional translation agency
Translate your Spanish certificate of birth: Your Spanish 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 Spanish 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, U.S. Passport Agency, driver’s license from Division of Motor Vehicles (DMV), and others.
Contents of Spanish birth certificates
Appearance and contents of Spanish birth certificates may change from one country to another. A typical birth certificate contains your first, middle, and last name, maiden name (if you married and changed your last name), sex (gender – male or female, or boy or girl), your father’s and mother’s name, date of birth, place of birth, name of issuing agency (registro civil) and place of registration, name and title of signing officer.
Some Latin American countries issue birth certificate in extract format while some give full details about the child born, their parents, grandparents, marital status, and many other information and data. Some other Spanish-speaking countries issue Baptismal Certificate (Partida de Bautismo) to the effect of birth certificate.
Who issues birth certificates in Spanish language?
In many cases, there is a civil registration office or local administration authorized to issue birth certificates, marriage certificates, and similar civil registration documents. Registry of the civil status in Argentina, civil registry in Colombia, civil registry (of Mexico city, Veracruz, and others) are some of the agencies issuing certificates of birth.
Citizens of some countries have Baptism Certificate used as birth certificate.
You will receive “Certification by Translator” document printed on our corporate letterhead with our authorized signature and raised (embossed) corporate seal with a statement as required by the USCIS, National Visa Center (NVC), U.S. Passport Agency, and other organizations.
Legal basis for "certified" English translations of your Spanish birth certificate
We prepare our certification per U.S. government requirements (Federal Regulations 8 CFR 103.2 b 2 relating to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security/Immigration Regulations/Powers and Duties – Availability of Records).
How can you get certified English translation of your Spanish birth certificate?
You don't need to send original of your Spanish birth certificate. Make a scanned copy and attach it to your email for quote (fee for certified English translation and time to make it ready for mailing). Certified English translation of your Spanish birth certificate is ready within 24 hours in most cases.