Older Uniform Acts

Uniform Vital Statistics Act (1987)

Form and certificate to division registrar

21. (1) On receipt of the form referred to in section 19 and of the medical certificate or the interim medical certificate, the funeral director shall forthwith deliver the form and certificate to the division registrar of the registration district in which the death occurred or, if the place of death is not known, to the division registrar of the registration district in which the body was found.

(2) Where it is impracticable to deliver the form and certificate to the proper division registrar, they may be delivered to the nearest division registrar.

Death registration

22. On receipt, within one year after a death, of the form and certificate under section 21, the division registrar, if satisfied as to the truth and sufficiency of the form, shall register the death.

Death registration by director

23. Where a death is not registered within one year after the death or where the division registrar refuses to register a death, if application for registration of it is made by any person to the director, accompanied by

(a) the form and certificate under section 21, and

(b) other evidence as may be prescribed,

the director, if satisfied as to the truth and sufficiency of the matters stated in the application and that the application is made in good faith, shall register the death.

Next Annual Meeting

2020 Annual Meeting

Place to be Announced

August 9 – 13, 2020