Help & links of the Department of Obstetrics

Registering your baby, obtaining a birth certificate, and acknowledging paternity.

[Please note: The links below all come in German which Google will obligingly translate for you]

  • Zurich civil registry office: entering the search terms Stadt Zürich and Geburt im Spital into Google will retrieve all the important information you need for registering your baby. The search terms Stadt Zürich and Geburt will answer any questions you may have about birth certificates and acknowledgement of paternity.

Help for new mothers and fathers

Community postnatal midwifery service

  • Familystart Zürich puts you in touch with freelance midwives who you can consult remotely and who can come to your home. We work very closely with this organization