Deaths

By law, every death in Saskatchewan must be registered with Vital Statistics. Registration is necessary to establish the legality of the death. Without registration you cannot obtain a death certificate.

 

Here is today's forecasted turnaround time:
Vital Statistics Certificates: 5 business days

 

Order a Death Certificate

Certificates can be ordered quickly and easily online or through a manual forms-based submission method via mail, fax or in person at our Customer Service Centre.

Order a Commemorative Stillbirth Certificate

Commemorative Stillbirth Certificates can be purchased by family members of stillborn children wishing to commemorate this event. They can be ordered quickly and easily online or through a manual forms-based submission method via mail, fax or in person at our Customer Service Centre.


Check the Status of Your Certificate Order

If you have recently ordered a death or commemorative stillbirth certificate from Vital Statistics you can check the status of that order online in real time. You can check the status of any certificate order regardless of how the order was submitted (online or by forms method).


Register a Death​​

Details on the roles of the parties involved in registering a death.