It shall be the responsibility of the nearest relative or spouse who has knowledge of the death to report the same within forty eight (48) hours if the deceased died without medical attendance.

The Health Officer shall examine and sign the death certificate and direct the registration of the death certificate to the Civil Registrar's Office within the reglementary period of thirty (30) days.


Here is how:

  1. Present the filled out Death Certificate to the Civil Registrar's Office Clerk.
  2. You will be advised to wait while the clerk is registering the document.
  3. The clerk will release the duly signed registered Death Certificate.



  • Duly filled out Death Certificate