Effective 26 April 2018, any individuals entering or leaving Colombia with a child of seven years or under must provide a copy of the child’s birth certificate. 

In addition, those accompanying foreign national minors must have the original birth certificate apostilled or legalised.  Colombian national minors must carry a copy of the birth certificate issued by the notary where the birth was originally registered. 

If the child is not travelling with both parents, an authorization to travel from each absent parent must also be provided.