The Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Act, 2019
Chapter III - Recognition of Identity of Transgender Person
Section 5: Application for Certificate of Identity
A transgender person may make an application to the District Magistrate for issuing a certificate of identity as a transgender person, in such form and manner, and accompanied with such documents, as may be prescribed:
Provided that in the case of a minor child, such application shall be made by a parent or guardian of such child.