2. Statutory declarations from anyone present at the birth stating that they witnessed the birth of X at which time and on what date. Signed by the author and a registered Justice of the Peace.
To download a printable stat dec from The Department of Justice website click here.
If you do not receive anything confirming the registration within two weeks ring BDM to find out what has happened with your paper work. You may need to do this a couple of times.
It is also a good idea to include a cover letter with the forms you send to BDM explaining what is in the envelope and that you have sent them this because you had a planned freebirth.