1.) REGISTRATION OF MARRIAGE

For registration of marriage celebrated in the USA the following needs to be submitted:

  • application form, completed and signed by both spouses, that can be found here;
  • an original or notarized copy of Marriage certificate from the respective Registry office in the USA, with an attached Apostille Seal and translation to Croatian language made by certified translator;
  • a valid photo-identification;
  • proof of Croatian citizenship for at least one spouse.

This consular service comprises a consular fee of USD 54,00. If you would like the document to be sent to you by post, please add USD 25,00 or an prepaid envelope for the purpose of sending the document to your address. Please note that payment is only possible by personal check or money order payable to Embassy of Croatia.
 

2.) REGISTRATION OF A CHILD BORN IN THE USA

For registration of a child born in the USA the following needs to be submitted:

  • downloaded and completed form "Prijava djeteta";
  • an original or certified copy of Birth certificate, sealed with Apostille seal from the respective Registry office in the USA, with an attached translation in Croatian;
  • a valid photo-identification of both parents;
  • proof of Croatian citizenship for at least one parent.

This consular service is free of charge, but if you wish to obtain Domovnica (proof of citizenship) and/or Birth Certificate from Croatian Registry Office, there is a consular fee of USD 54,00. If you would like the document to be sent to you by post, please add USD 25,00 or an prepaid envelope for the purpose of sending the document to your address.
Please note that payment is only possible by personal cheque or money order.



3.) REGISTRATION OF A DECEASED PERSON IN CROATIA

For registration of a deceased person in Croatia the following needs to be submitted:

  • downloaded and completed form "Prijava smrti"
  • an original or certified copy of Death Certificate, issued by the respective Registry office in the USA, with an attached Apostille Seal and translation to Croatian language by certified translator;
  • a proof of Croatian citizenship for the deceased.


This consular service comprises a consular fee of USD 33,00. If you would like the document to be sent to you by post, please add USD 25,00 or an prepaid envelope for the purpose of sending the document to your address. Please note that payment is only possible by personal check or money order payable to Embassy of Croatia.