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To register a death


To register a death

To register a death


  • please fill out the application form (click here);
  • attach a full death certificate (long form) in original (not photocopies) completed with the ‘’Apostille’’ (click here);
  • attach a photocopy of the deceased valid ID;
  • IMPORTANT: please be informed also that in case of a death occurring in a foreign country other than the United Kingdom, you must obtain a proper legalisation and translation for your birth certificate. Said legalisation and translation can be provided only by the appropriate Italian Consulate or Embassy located in the relevant country (for instance : Ghana - Embassy of Italy in Accra);
  • please send all the above documentation to :


32 Melville Street

Edinburgh EH3 7HA


Please be informed that in case of incorrect or incomplete documentation, your application will not be processed.

If the documentation is complete and correct and the application can be processed, please be aware that ORIGINAL certificates will not be returned.


NOTICE: please be informed that in case of incomplete or incorrect documentation, the registration will not be processed. This Consulate General shall return the documentation.