This service is for application for a Death Certificate.


Procedures for In Person Application

Step 1:  Applicant will provide the staff with the name of the deceased person and the date of death.

Step 2:  A search for the death record is conducted.

Step 3:  Death Certificate is issued for the Customer.

Step 4:   A Fee is collected from the customer.

Step 5:  A receipt is issued to the customer.

Step 6:  Customer receives the Death Certificate.

Procedures for Online Application

You can also process birth certificate request via the Online Application

Step 1:  Customer completes application online.

Step 2:  Customer ensure all required fields are completed and submit application.

Step 3:  Print application confirmation.

Step 4:  Customer presents application confirmation to the Civil Registry.

Step 5:  An Application fee is collected from the Customer

Step 6:  A receipt is issued to the customer.

Step 7:  Customer is issued the Death Certificate.

Method of Applying

In Person, Online

Turn Around Time

1 Day

Additional Notes

If the application was received via courier through the online service; Death Certificate, cover letter and receipt will be mailed to the applicant via regular mail or through the applicant’s return (prepaid) envelope.


Department Contact Information

Civil Registry & Passport Office
Civil Registry and Passport Office
First Floor, Sakal Place
#286 Walter James Francis Drive
Wickham's Cay
Road Town, Tortola
Virgin Islands (British) VG1110
Tel: 284 468-3036          
Virgin Gorda Branch 
Hazel Point Building 
The Valley
Virgin Gorda,
Virgin Islands (British) VG1150
Tel:  284 468-6058
Business Hours:

8:30am to 4:30pm

Email Address: