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Applying for a death certificate in the event of death on a German seagoing vessel


You can apply for a death certificate for a death on a German seagoing vessel at the Standesamt I in Berlin.

  • the prior certification of the death that occurred abroad in a German death register.
  • an application for a death certificate may be submitted:
    • Spouse and partner of the deceased person
    • Ancestors and descendants of the deceased person (e.g. child, grandchild)
    • siblings of the deceased person, if you demonstrate a legitimate interest, or
    • other persons, if they demonstrate a legal interest
  • Applicants must be over 16 years of age.

Fee: 12,00 EUR
Payment in advance: No
Issuance of a death certificate

Fee: 6,00 EUR
Payment in advance: No
Each additional death certificate with simultaneous issuance

The 30-year deadline for the registry office to keep the death register must not have expired.

The responsibility lies with the registry office I in Berlin.

The request for a death certificate at the registry office I in Berlin is possible in the online procedure.

Lower Saxony Ministry of the Interior and Sport

The text was automatically translated based on the German content.

Landesamt für Bürger- und Ordnungsangelegenheiten
Schönstedtstraße 5
13357 Berlin, Stadt