An application for search is to obtain the result from the register of births on payment of the prescribed fee. The informant must be the mother/father/guardian of the child. The application can be made in Peninsular Malaysia, which will be forwarded to Sabah for the approval of the Regional Registrar.
[Section 13, Sabah Ordinance, Cap.123]
- Personal identification document or a valid travel document (for a non-citizen)
- Official letter from the department to apply for search in the register (for applications made by a government department)
- Any document or information that can be used as the basis for a search in the register of births such as extract of school register and birth certificates of siblings (for the search on birth)
Free of charge