International Adoption – South Dakota

South Dakota State InformationBelow is a list of helpful information for your adoption journey in South Dakota.

Child Abuse/ Neglect Central Registry Check

Local (toll): (605) 773-3227Department of Social Services

Secretary of State

Secretary of State
Attn: Notary Division
500 East Capitol Street, Suite 204
Pierre, SD 57501605-773-3537
Fax: 605-773-3539

Fee: $5/doc, Check to Secretary of State

Vital Records and Health Services

Vital Records
South Dakota Department of Health
600 East Capitol Avenue
Pierre, SD 57501-2536605-773-4961

Fee: $10/doc, Check to South Dakota Department of Health

State Police Check

Division of Criminal Investigation

USCIS Office

Saint Paul Field OfficeUSCIS
2901 Metro Drive, Suite 100
Bloomington, MN 55425

In order to visit this office or to speak with an Immigration Information Officer, you must have an appointment scheduled by USCIS, or you must schedule an INFOPASS appointment, on the USCIS website.