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The Adoption Process


There are few steps that needs to be followed after you are granted with a court order of adoption.  Inside of this manual, you will find a list of steps and procedures to correctly obtain a new Birth Certificate for your adopted child. 

Please read carrefully through the manual and if you still have question, you may contact us by clicking here.

To view the Manual for The Adoption Process, please click here.

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