AP GO 50 Birth & Death Certificate: Male/Female/Transgender Option added in Sex column in Birth and Death Certificate Format / Record /Form: GO.Rt.No.50, Dated:29-01-2016: Government of Andhra Pradesh, Health, Medical and Family Welfare Department, M&H Services – Vital Statistics – Inclusion of an option of Transgender against Sex column in Birth and Death record – Permission Accorded – Orders -Issued
1) No.1/7/2014-VS (CRS(Part/-173, dt.16.12.2015 of the Deputy Registrar General (CRS), New Delhi, India.
2) From the DPH&FW, A.P. Hyderabad Lr.Rc.No.670/Dy.SO(CRS)/2014, dt.07.01.2016.
In the circumstances reported in the references read above, Government hereby accord permission to the Director of Public Health & Family Welfare, and Chief Registrar of Births and Deaths A.P, Hyderabad to revise the birth, death and stillbirth reporting forms (No.1,2 & 3) to add an option against column sex (Enter Male/Female/Transgender) and similarly in birth and death certificate format ie., Form No.5 (Birth certificate) and Form No.6 (Death certificate) under section 30(1) of Registration of Births and Deaths Act, 1969.
- The Director of Public Health and Family Welfare, A.P, Hyderabad and Chief Registrar of Births and Deaths, A.P, Hyderabad shall take further action in the matter.