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Go get a new one.

 

its a requirement.


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Just now, DannyT1991 said:

i was born in Portugal would a authorised copy be okay with an embossed seal

if its an original copy with the official seal from whatever governing agency issues them in Portugal, yes.


5/7/2018 K1       Application mailed

5/9/2018             Application rec'd and signed for (sent via fedex)

5/14/2018          NOA1 Email notification

5/18/2018          NOA1 Paper copy rec'd (i797C)

11/5/2018          NOA2 ❤️ no RFE's

 

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4 hours ago, carmel34 said:

You may also need a certified English translation of the birth certificate.  Check your interview location embassy or consulate website to make sure.

You WILL need a certified translation of a Portuguese document to English if interviewing in London.  Make sure the certificate shows parents names.  Some countries have abridged birth certificates.  Those don't work for this purpose.


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13 minutes ago, pushbrk said:

You WILL need a certified translation of a Portuguese document to English if interviewing in London.  Make sure the certificate shows parents names.  Some countries have abridged birth certificates.  Those don't work for this purpose.

it has both my parents names and also my grand parents on it, il definitely get it translated thanks 😉

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15 minutes ago, pushbrk said:

You WILL need a certified translation of a Portuguese document to English if interviewing in London.  Make sure the certificate shows parents names.  Some countries have abridged birth certificates.  Those don't work for this purpose.

do i only need my birth certificate for the embassy interview or will i need to use it again?

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2 minutes ago, DannyT1991 said:

do i only need my birth certificate for the embassy interview or will i need to use it again?

You'll need it to send to NVC.  Keep your certified copy and submit a photocopy of it.  Take the certified copy to the interview in case they want to inspect it.  You may well need it later but not as a part of the visa process.


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34 minutes ago, Visitor User said:

You can use them and they will mail it to you if you are in USA. 

OP is in London, England.


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