Births​

By law, the birth of every child in Saskatchewan must be registered with Vital Statistics within 15 days after the birth.  Registration is necessary to establish a legal record of the birth and obtain a Birth Certificate.

 


​Here is today's forecasted turnaround time:
Vital Statistics Certificates: 5 business days


Order a Birth Certificate

Birth Certificates can be ordered quickly and easily online or through a manual forms-based submission method via mail, fax or in person at our Customer Service Centre.

Check the Status of Your Certificate Order

If you have recently ordered a birth certificate from Vital Statistics you can check the status of that order online in real time. You can check the status of any certificate order regardless of how the order was submitted (online or by forms method).

Register a Birth

Every child born in Saskatchewan must be registered with Vital Statistics within 15 days of the birth.

Choose Your Baby’s Surname

There are a few regulations around what your baby’s last name should be.

Most Popular Baby Names

Girls (2013): #1 - Emma | #2 - Sophia | #3 - Emily and Olivia
Boys (2013): #1 - Liam | #2 - Carter | #3 - Noah and Lucus