Registration of death, permission for transportation of body

For general information about registration procedure please visit the following link on our website: “Registration of birth”.

Registration of death

1. Necessary documents:
• Original death certificate;
• Filled in application form (it can be downloaded from the bottom of this page);
• A legalised translation of the death certificate. The Consulate only legalises translations prepared by a translator or by the applicant!
• A copy of the Hungarian birth certificate of the deceased; (if the birth of the deceased has not been registered in Hungary it should be registered within the same procedure);
• Verification of Hungarian nationality (ID card, passport);
• Consular fee;


APLICATION FORM for registration of death