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Colombia - Modify or Update Certificate of Citizenship

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  1. You must apply in person at the Special registration offices, Municipal Auxiliary or at the Colombian Consulate in the country you are currently residing.
  2. Submit an application form along with all other required documents.

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Required Documents[edit]

  • A copy of Birth certificate with space for notes, stating the modification of biographical data *Original Certificate issued by the Special Administrative Unit for Comprehensive Care and Repair in issuance of not more than thirty (30) calendar days, proving the status of victims
  • Original Certification of the vulnerability of the population to be served, issued by the competent municipal authority or by the Attorney General, for the recognition of exemption made ??by the Coordination Unit for Vulnerable Population "UDAPV "
  • Three (3) color photographs, size 4x5 cm, straight, white, dark clothing. If you have very light hair or white, the background of the photo must be clear blue. For procedures that are performed in the departmental capital cities need not be carried photographs.
  • Bank deposit of the rights of the processing (Original)

Office Locations & Contacts[edit]

National Civil Registry
Avenida Calle 26 # 51-50 - CAN (Bogota - Colombia)
Switchboard: (571) 220 2880

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Citizens of Colombia (either by birth or adoption) who needs to modify or update their Certificate of Citizenship.


  • Colombia value: Thirty-four thousand eight hundred pesos ($ 34,800) 35.00 Dollars
  • Abroad value: Thirty-four dollars and eight cents (U.S. 34.80) 35.00 American Dollars


Explain the time until which the certificate/document is valid.
e.g. Birth Certificate Valid Forever

Documents to Use[edit]

Please attach documents which can be used by people who would like to follow this procedure.    

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Sample Documents[edit]

Please attach sample completed documents which would help other people who would like to follow this procedure.    

Processing Time[edit]

Please explain processing time taken in obtaining the document/certificate.  

Related Videos[edit]

Videos explaining the procedure or to fill the applications. 
Attach videos using the following tag <&video type="website">video ID|width|height<&/video&> from external websites.
Please remove the "&" inside the tags during implementation.
Website = allocine, blip, dailymotion, facebook, gametrailers, googlevideo, html5, metacafe, myspace, revver, 
sevenload, viddler, vimeo, youku, youtube
width = 560, height = 340, Video ID = Can be obtained from the URL of webpage where the video is displayed.
e.g In the following url "" Video ID is "Y0US7oR_t3M". 


Please provide instructions on obtaining the certificate/documents.
e.g. The state office holds birth records since january 1908.

Required Information[edit]

A list which displays the kind of information which is required to complete the procedure.
1. Date of Birth.
2. City or County of Birth.

Need for the Document[edit]

To modify or update is the correction of the certificate, for typing, spelling, numerical errors in fact or by changes in situations that served as a base.

Information which might help[edit]

Enter other informations which might help

Other uses of the Document/Certificate[edit]

Please explain what are other uses of obtaining this document/certificate.
e.g. Birth Certificate can be used as proof of identity.

External Links[edit]

  • Colombian State Online:

  • National Civil Registry:


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