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What is a marginal entry on a civil registration document?

Verified 04 novembre 2020 - Directorate for Legal and Administrative Information (Prime Minister)

The marginal entry is written information indicated on a civil registration document to amend or supplement it.

In the event of a change of family status, a statement shall be made in the margin of birth certificate and/or marriage certificate in particular in the following cases:

Situations involving a marginal entry on a civil registration document

Situation

Act containing the entry

Accuracy

Recognition of a child

Birth certificate

Entries automatically entered by the civil registry

Wedding

Birth certificate

Entries automatically entered by the civil registry

Divorce, separation of the body

Marriage certificate

Birth certificate

A statement entered at the request of the lawyer or person interested in the civil registration service of the marriage. Upon presentation of a copy of the court decision or certificate of deposit issued by the notary or of the divorce agreement (or legal separation)

Packets: conclusion, amendment, dissolution

Birth certificate

Entries automatically entered by the civil registry

Rename and family name change

Birth certificate

Entries automatically entered by the civil registry

Gender change

  • Birth certificate
  • If you are married: marriage and birth certificate of your spouse with his or her agreement
  • If you are logged in: birth certificate of your Pacs partner
  • If you have children: birth certificate of minor children with the agreement of the other parent / birth certificate of adult children with their agreement

Entries automatically entered by the civil registry

In the marriage certificate and the birth certificate of the spouse, mention of the change of first name, not of the change of sex

Death

Birth certificate

Entries automatically entered by the civil registry

acquisition of French nationality

Birth certificate

Entries automatically entered by the civil registry

Decisions entered in Civil Directory :: change of matrimonial regime, guardianship, etc.

Birth certificate

Act with marginal mention RC and a number. To find out what it refers to, it is possible to request a copy of the extract kept in the civil register..