Liechtenstein - Obtain Death Certificate
- 1 Procedure
- 2 Required Documents
- 3 Office Locations & Contacts
- 4 Eligibility
- 5 Fees
- 6 Validity
- 7 Documents to Use
- 8 Sample Documents
- 9 Processing Time
- 10 Related Videos
- 11 Instructions
- 12 Required Information
- 13 Need for the Document
- 14 Information which might help
- 15 Other uses of the Document/Certificate
- 16 External Links
- 17 Others
- You can obtain a death certificate in person by submitting a request at the Registry Office.
- Provide all required information and be ready to present a valid ID in case the officer ask you to present one.
- Pay for the certificate.
If you are outside Liechtenstein
You may use the link provided under "Office Locations & Contacts" to get in touch with the nearest Embassy of Liechtenstein in the country you are currently staying. Submit your request to obtain a death certificate at the Consular Service Section.
List down the documents required for successfully completing the procedure. e.g. 1. Proof of child birth from the Hospital.
Office Locations & Contacts
St. Florinsgasse 3
St. Florinsgasse 3
+423 236 69 26
+423 236 69 29
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Documents to Use
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- Name of the deceased
- Date of birth
- Date of death
- Cause of death
- Place of death
Need for the Document
All deaths involving Liechtenstein citizens or the death of a foreign person formerly resident in Liechtenstein must be registered with the Civil Registry office. Only after this can the death certificate be issued. The certificate of death is necessary for insurances, banks, the Old Age, Dependents' Insurance etc.
This procedure provides you information on how to obtain a copy of a death certificate in Liechtenstein.
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Other uses of the Document/Certificate
A copy of the original death certificate is often needed to be presented in the following cases:
- claiming life insurance benefits;
- Claiming pensions
- Settling estates
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