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In these blogs, I will regularly refer to Articles from the Federal law 28 of 2005 of Personal Affairs; this is the main UAE statute covering family law issues. For short, I will refer to this statute as the ‘PSL'.
On the birth of a child in Dubai, in order for a birth certificate to be produced, the Ministry of Health would need to confirm the relationship between the child and the father. Under Art 89 of the PSL, the relationship between a father and his child may be legally recognised by the following means:
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