What are the documents and requirements to Request a death certificate?
Type of certificate
What will you need
If you hold a Citizen Card
You will need to sign up. Therefore, you will need:
- your Citizen Card
- a pin code for the card’s authentication
- a card reader.
If you hold a lawyer, notary or solicitor’s professional license
You will need to use your lawyer, notary or solicitor’s digital certificate.
If requested online
You will need to sign up with one of the following means:
- access data to the ePortugal portal
- the Citizen Card, the PIN code and the card reader
- the Digital Mobile Key
- lawyer, notary or solicitor’s digital certificate.
If requested on the location
You do not need to submit any documents, except if you must prove that you are exempt from the certificate’s payment.