The Adoption Certificate
Purpose: For validating claims that the applicant has adopted a dependent child.
- The applicant would need to provide this document only if:
- The applicant indicates a dependent child status of ‘adopted’
- The applicant would need to provide a copy of the adoption certificate, the legal adoption papers and / or any other relevant documents issued by the country, the territory or the region where the adoption took place
The Individuals who would need to submit this documentation:
- The dependent children, including non-accompanying dependent children.
Source: Citizenship and Immigration