To obtain a death certificate the death must be registered. When registering a death you will need the deceased person's PPS No. If you do not have their PPS No. contact your local Social Welfare Office. Further information on registering a death is available on the internet at:
You can get a death certificate from the Superintendent of Births, Deaths and Marriages (in your area) or from:
General Register Office
Telephone: (090) 66 32900
LoCall: 1890 252 076
If calling from outside the Republic of Ireland please call + 353 90 66 32900
The rates charged for using 1890 (LoCall) numbers may vary among different service providers.