Liechtenstein - Register Death

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  1. Applicants will need to complete a death notification form.
  2. Submit the completed form together with the original death certificate issued by the doctor who attended to the deceased to Liechtenstein's Civil Registry Office.

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. When you call the Embassy, ask them what documents will they require you to submit to register a death with the Registry Office.

Submit your application together with all required documents to the consular service section of the Embassy.


Required Documents[edit]

  • Death Certificate completed by the doctor summoned/who attended to the deceased.
  • Valid identification of the deceased and the one submitting the death notification

Office Locations & Contacts[edit]

Zivilstandsamt (ZSA)
Registry Office

Mailing Address:
St. Florinsgasse 3
Postfach 684
9490 Vaduz

St. Florinsgasse 3
9490 Vaduz

+423 236 69 26
+423 236 69 29

Liechtenstein - Diplomatic Representations



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The Civil Registry Office must be notified about the death of a Liechtenstein citizen or the death of a foreign person formerly residing in Liechtenstein. Only after registration can the death certificate be issued.

The issuing of a death certificate is done by the doctor summoned.

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This procedure provides you information on how to register the death of a Liechtenstein citizen or a foreign person formerly residing in Liechtenstein with the Civil Registry Office.

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Other uses of the Document/Certificate[edit]

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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