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How to apply for Death Certificate in Bihar | Procedure details

How to apply for Death Certificate in Bihar

A death certificate is an important document that proves the death of the person. This helps the Bihar government to keep their data up to date. There are many reasons to have a death certificate of the deceased person. It acts as a proof for legal purposes. Scroll down to know How to apply for Death Certificate in Bihar.

How to apply for Death Certificate in Bihar

Bihar government has made it easy to get a death certificate. It is important to prove the time and date of death of a person to establish the fact of death for relieving the individual from legal, social and official obligations to enable the disputes of property inheritance, and to authorities the family to collect insurance and other benefits. The process to apply for a death certificate is very simple.

Procedure for How to apply for Death Certificate in Bihar:

The following is the procedure to apply for death certificate online in Bihar

  • Go to the official website of Bihar i.e. https://nagarseva.bihar.gov.in/
  • Select Birth registration and certificate option
  • Log on to the page for registration, if you haven’t registered then get registered for by clicking on the register option
  • After the registration process in the web portal, the portal will allow you  to make the registration of the birth
  • Now make the online birth registration by logging in with your login credentials
  • Fill all the details of the deceased completely without any mistakes
  • Also, fill the details of the applicant
  • Submit the form and get the service no. for the future use
  • Save and take a printout of the application form

Document proofs required:

  • Proof of the persons’ death
  • An Affidavit stating the time and death of the person
  • A ration card copy as identity proof
  • In Medico-legal cases: FIR, Postmortem report and Form-2 given by police authorities