Relatives of the deceased person.
If the declarant of the death of a Cree or Naskapi beneficiary completed the Application for the simplified forwarding of information relative to the death form, included in the Declaration of Death, no further action is required to inform the Ministère de la Santé et des Services sociaux of the death. The Directeur de l’état civil will forward the information to the Ministère upon reception of the form. In this case, no proof of death is required by the Ministère.
The local enrollment officer of the community will contact the declarant to inform him or her of the other formalities involved in relation to the death.