The Ontario Government requires that the birth of every child born in the Province of Ontario must be registered with the municipal clerk of the municipality in which the child was born, within 30 days of the date of birth.

Registration

To register, please complete the Statement of Live Birth received from the hospital. Forward the Statement of Live Birth, together with $25.00 to the Town of Ingersoll, 130 Oxford Street 2nd Floor Ingersoll, Ontario, N5C 2V5. Please make cheques payable to the “Town of Ingersoll”. In person, cash or debit are also accepted.


Please remember to use only blue or black ink to complete the Statement of Live Birth. Should you make a mistake, simply stroke a line through the error. Both parents must initial the change. Do not use correction fluid or the form will be void. The Ingersoll Division Registrar will forward your newborn’s information to the Office of the Registrar General in Thunder Bay.