There is only one size of birth certificate. What varies is the amount of information it contains. The parent’s information may or may not be reflected, that is your choice. Various organization may require one of the specific birth certificate styles.
Altering and/ or laminating Vital Statistics documents makes them invalid.
There are 3 types of birth certificates you can order in the provice of Ontario:
1. a birth certificate
2. birth certificate with parental information
3. certified copy of birth registration
If you don’t know which kind of birth certificate you need, please check with the government agency or person requesting the document before you order.