Applicants wishing to register the adoption in Sarawak must apply at any National Registration Department throughout Sarawak based on Adoption Ordinance 1958 (Sarawak CAP.91) and Adoption Ordinance (Amendment) 2002 (Chapter A100) administered by the State Government through District office.
– Application must be submitted at any National Registration Department (NRD) throughout Sarawak and can be applied by qualified individuals as follows:
i. Adoptive parents or adoptive mother (single) / adoptive father (single).
ii. Law Firms or Legal Firm Representatives (Official Letter of Appointment from the Firm and one (1) copy of the Legal Representative’s Identity Card must be included).
i. Certificate of birth (Original);
ii. Original copy of Certificate of Adoption issued by the District Office;
iii. Document of identification of adoptive parent; and
iv. Certificate of Marriage of adoptive parent (Original)
-Payment of RM3.00