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Liechtenstein - Register Adoption

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  • In accordance with the provisions of the AussStrG, the Frstliche Landgericht is responsible for the implementation of the adoption procedure.
  • Adoption is registered at the civil registry office. To know more information, contact your local registry office.
  • Adoption carried out abroad: To registered adoptions carried out abroad, the Liechtenstein Civil Service Office needs an original copy of the Adoption Decree with translation (from a recognized translation office) for the approval by the Liechtenstein Government Chancellery.
    A link to Liechtenstein diplomatic representations abroad is provided below.

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Required Documents[edit]

  • Original copy of the Adoption Decree, for adoptions carried out abroad, it must be translated.

Office Locations & Contacts[edit]

Zivilstandsamt (ZSA)
Registry Office

Mailing Address:
St. Florinsgasse 3
Postfach 684
9490 Vaduz

St. Florinsgasse 3
9490 Vaduz

+423 236 69 26
+423 236 69 29
[email protected]

Liechtenstein - Diplomatic Representations

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e.g. Birth Certificate Valid Forever

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Processing Time[edit]

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Required Information[edit]

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1. Date of Birth.
2. City or County of Birth.

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Need for the Document[edit]

This procedure provides you information on how adoption is registered in Liechtenstein.

Information which might help[edit]

Adoption (Citizenship):

  • Adoptive children of Liechtenstein parents acquire Liechtenstein citizenship, provided that the child has not yet reached the age of 10 at the time of acceptance.
  • If the biological child of one of the spouses is accepted by the other spouse, it acquires the citizenship of the country as long as it is not yet mature at the time of acceptance.

Other uses of the Document/Certificate[edit]

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e.g. Birth Certificate can be used as proof of identity.

External Links[edit]

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