|Your child has not established residency and is therefore not a United States Citizen|
If you are a U.S. government employee or member of the armed forces who is temporarily stationed abroad, your child may be considered to be “residing in the United States” for purposes of acquiring citizenship
My Child's Certificate of Citizenship is Lost/Destroyed
- You may choose to file a Form N-565, Application for Replacement Naturalization/Citizenship Document, with fee.
- OR you may choose to obtain a U.S. passport for your child. Information concerning United States passports and when they are required may be found on the U.S. Department of State website: www.travel.state.gov.