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Death certificate

The death certificate issued by the Registrar of civil status establishes officially the death of a person...more

Answer the questionnaire.
Receive the death certificate.

Your request will be processed within 1 to 3 business days. However, according to government regulations in force, it would be necessary to provide an additional period of 10 to 35 days before we receive the document.
Starting from $60 * Details
Description
  • To proceed with the settlement of the estate, you will in particular need the death certificate issued by the Registrar of civil status.
  • Only the Registrar of civil status of Quebec may issue an official death certificate.
  • During the process of an estate settlement, the death certificate is usually required by various private and government institutions.
  • For more information and more complex situations, we invite you to contact  .

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Options and fees
Price
Death certificate $60
Fees for obtaining the death certificate - Non-taxable $32
Fees associated with sending the original death certificate by mail $10
To obtain a copy of the death certificate by email while waiting for the original one by mail $5
Additional copy for the death certificate (optional) - Non-taxable
- If you wish to obtain more than one (1) copy of the death certificate, please indicate below the number of additional copies do you need. An extra fee of $31.50 per copy will apply.
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To make simultaneous requests of Will searches at the Chambre des Notaires and Barreau du Québec
- The original search results will be sent on the same time as the death certificate.
$70
Fees for a Will search at the Chambre des Notaires du Québec $20
Fees for a Will search at the Barreau du Québec $20
To obtain a copy of the Will searches by email while waiting to obtain the originals by mail $5
Additional copy for the will search result certificates (optional)
- If you wish to obtain more than one (1) copy of the two will search certificates, please indicate below the number of additional copies do you need. An extra fee of $20 per copy of the two certificates will apply.
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Guidelines

You can request a « death certificate » online. Here are the steps you need to follow:

  • Start the service by clicking on the blue button labelled "Click here to start";
  • If it is not done yet, please register;
  • Complete the questionnaire by entering the information required for your request;
  • Once you have completed the questionnaire, you pay the required fee with your credit card;
  • We will send you the original death certificate upon its issuance by the Registrar of civil status;
  • For more complex situations requiring further analysis, please contact  .
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