How to applying for a certified true copy for Source Document & Print out

Down made this Official Information request to Department of Internal Affairs

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From: Down

Dear Department of Internal Affairs, I wish to request a copy of my source document, print out and true copy of the birth-certificate.. I require this information for the purposes of genealogy, finding family relations and sorting out some very personal family matters.

Yours faithfully,


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Attachment BDM490 Request for BDM Source Document FINAL.pdf
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Attachment Request for NZ birth certificate or printout form BDM93B pdf.pdf
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Kia ora Down,

Thank you for your email. I have attached the two forms that need to be completed for our office to send you a source document and/or a printout.

You can post the completed forms to PO Box 10526, Wellington 6143 or drop them in to one of our offices in Auckland, Manukau, Wellington or Christchurch.

Thank you for your inquiry.

Ngā Mihi

Jeremy Williams | Team Leader BDMCAT
The Department of Internal Affairs Te Tari Taiwhenua 
Direct Dial: 04 382 3509|Ext 4509 |
PO Box 10526, Wellington | 

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