The Newington Town Clerk’s office can issue certified copies of birth certificates if:
- The person was born in Newington.
- The mother resided in Newington at the time of the birth.
Birth records are not open for public inspection in accordance with section 7-51 of the Connecticut General Statutes. You may request a copy of your own birth certificate, your child’s, your spouse and your parents. Grandparents can also request a copy for their grandchildren.
Certified copies are available in 2 sizes:
- The full size is 8.5 inches by 11 inches and is a full copy of the document.
- The wallet size shows the birth name and date only.
Both are acceptable legal documents with the raised seal.