Affidavit of Parentage

The Deputy Registrar can provide assistance with filing an Affidavit of Parentage for children born out of wedlock. This is completed by appointment only.  Please call the Deputy Registrar at 910-814-62632 to schedule an appointment. The following items must be brought to your appointment:

  • A certified copy of the child’s birth certificate or Mother’s Verification of Facts received from the hospital.
  • Social Security Cards for the mother, father, and child (if applicable)
  • Current ID or valid government issued ID (see acceptable IDs listed below)

One of the following forms of state or government issued ID:
State-issued driver’s license
State-issued non-driver photo ID
US Military ID (with signature)
Veteran’s ID Card
Tribal enrollment card
Work authorization card
Permanent resident card

An appointment is required call the Deputy Registrar 910-814-6232.