Paternity Affidavit Requests

A copy of a completed Paternity Affidavit may be obtained in person at the City Clerk's office or by mail. Only the birth mother and/or birth father or a governmental agency can obtain a copy of the completed Paternity Affidavit.

Applying In Person
The applicant must complete the Paternity Affidavit Request Application in the office and bring a current official photo identification:
•    U.S. Driver's License
•    Non-driver's photo ID card (issued by the Department of Motor Vehicles)
•    Passport

Applying By Mail
The request may be made by completing the Paternity Affidavit Request Application and sending the following:
•     A legible current copy of the parent(s) photo ID listed above
•     Your signature must be notarized on the application
•     A self-addressed, stamped envelope

The request may also be made on personal stationery with a copy of the parent(s) current photo ID listed above and a self-addressed stamped envelope. On your letter, you must include the following:
•    Name of person on the birth certificate
•    Date of birth
•    Mother's name (Maiden Name)
•    Father's name
•    Your signature must be notarized

Mail your request and the appropriate fee to:
New Rochelle City Hall
City Clerk's Office
515 North Avenue
New Rochelle, NY 10801

$20 per copy
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