What to Do in the Event of Death

Death Certificate and Copy of an Act of Death

Declaring the Loss or Theft of a Death Certificate or Copy of an Act of Death

Clientele
Anyone who has lost a death certificate or copy of an act of death, or had it stolen.

Requirement
The applicant’s name must be mentioned on the act of death.

To declare the loss or theft of a death certificate or a copy of an act of death, call the Directeur de l'état civil.
 
Note
The above procedure must be followed before applying for a new death certificate or a new copy of an act of death. To prevent identify theft, a note will be added to the Québec register of civil status in order to void the lost or stolen document.
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