Certificate of Conformity of Intercountry Adoption for Foreigners

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  • Document NumberLetter No.3 [2008] of the Ministry of Civil Affairs
  • Area of LawCivil Affairs Marriage,Family Support,Adoption,and Inheritance
  • Level of AuthorityDepartmental Regulatory Documents
  • Date issued01-08-2008
  • Effective Date01-08-2008
  • Issuing AuthorityMinistry of Civil Affairs
  • StatusEffective

Notice of the General Office of the Ministry of Civil Affairs on Issuing the Certificate of Conformity of Intercountry Adoption for Foreigners When Handling Foreign-related Adoption Registration Affairs
(Letter No.3 [2008] of the Ministry of Civil Affairs)
The departments (bureaus) of civil affairs of all provinces, autonomous regions and municipalities directly under the Central Government, and China Center of Adoption Affairs:
To observe the Hague Convention on the Protection of Children and Co-operation in Respect of Intercountry Adoption and smooth the course for each adopted child of China to obtain the nationality of the country he/she is adopted to, since March 1st, 2008, for adoption applicants from Australia, New Zealand, Belgium, Holland, Canada, Norway, Denmark, Finland, Spain, France, Sweden, Iceland and Britain, the departments of civil affairs under the people's governments at the provincial level shall, when handling the adoption registration formalities and issuing adoption registration certificates, issue a Certificate of Conformity of Intercountry Adoption to each of them as an appendix to the adoption registration certificate. The Certificate shall be affixed with the official seal of the adoption registration organ.
The Certificate of Conformity of Intercountry Adoption shall be in uniform format and printed by computer, and the printing software shall be provided by China Center of Adoption Affairs.
Annex: Format of the Certificate of Conformity of Intercountry Adoption
January 8th, 2008
Annex:
跨国收养合格证明
CERTIFICATE OF CONFORMITY OF INTERCOUNTRY ADOPTION
《跨国收养方面保护儿童及合作公约》第23
Article 23 of the Hague Convention on Protection of Children and Cooperation in Respect of Intercountry Adoption
以下签章机关在此证明中华人民共和国收养登记证(××××)收字第××号所确认的收养符合《跨国收养方面保护儿童及合作公约》第17C款的规定。
The undersigned authority hereby certifies that the adoption confirmed by the Adoption Registration Certificate
XXXXShouzi No. XX is in accordance with the Article 17-C of the Hague Convention on Protection of Children and Cooperation in Respect of Intercountry Adoption.
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