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Application for a death certificate in the event of a death on a German seagoing vessel

You can apply to the registry office I in Berlin for the issuance of a death certificate for a death that occurred on a German seagoing vessel.

Who should I contact?

Registry Office I in Berlin
Schönstedtstr. 5
13357 Berlin (center)
Phone: + 49 30 90 269-5000
Fax: + 49 30 90 269-5245

Opening hours:
Mo closed
Tue 09:00 - 12:00
Mi closed
Thu 14:00 - 17:00
Fr closed

Competent authority

Registry Office I in Berlin
Schönstedtstr. 5
13357 Berlin (center)
Phone: + 49 30 90 269-5000
Fax: + 49 30 90 269-5245

Opening hours:
Mo closed
Tue 09:00 - 12:00
Mi closed
Thu 14:00 - 17:00
Fr closed

Requirements

  • the prior re-registration of the death in abroad in a German death register.
  • you can apply for a death certificate:
    • Spouse and civil partner of the deceased person
    • Ancestors and descendants of the deceased person (e.B. child, grandchild)
    • deceased person's siblings, if you have a legitimate interest, or
    • other persons if they have a legal interest
  • Applicants must be over 16 years of age.

What are the fees?

Fee: 12,00 EUR
Payment in advance: No
Issuance of a death certificate

Fee: 6,00 EUR
Payment in advance: No
Any further death certificate with simultaneous issuance

What deadlines do I have to pay attention to?

The 30-year period for the registry office to keep the death register must not have expired.

Applications / forms

The request for a death certificate at the registry office I in Berlin is possible in the online procedure.

Online application death certificate

Author

The text was automatically translated based on the German content.

Technically approved by

Lower Saxony Ministry of Home Affairs and Sport

Professionally released on

07.10.2020

competent Bodies

Stadt Berlin - Standesamt I

Address: Schönstedtstr. 5, 13357 Berlin, Stadt

Telephone: +49 30 90269-5000
Fax: +49 30 90269-5245
Building Access:
elevator available : unknown
wheelchair-accessible : unknown

Data protection information

Gemeinde Rhede (Ems) - Ordnungsamt/Gewerbe/Feuerwehrwesen

Postal address: Post Office Box 1134

Address: Gerhardyweg 1, 26899 Rhede (Ems)

Telephone: 04964 9182-19
Fax: 04964 9182-40
Transport Connection:
Parking:
Handicapped Parking Place: Number: 2, Fees: no
Parking Place: Number: 60, Fees: no
Building Access:
elevator available : yes
wheelchair-accessible : yes
bank account:
recipients: Gemeinde Rhede (Ems)
bank: Emsländische Volksbank
IBAN: DE08266614940000164300
recipients: Gemeinde Rhede (Ems)
bank: Sparkasse Emsland
IBAN: DE06266500010017000019
payment methods:
Sepa Credit Transfer, Bank Transfer, Cash Payment, Sepa Direct Debit, Paypal

Ansprechpartner

Point of contact:
Herr Holger Knak
Address: Gerhardyweg 1, 26899 Rhede (Ems)
Telephone: 04964 9182-19
Fax: 04964 9182-40
Department:
Ordnungsamt, Sozialamt, Bürgeramt, Standesamt, Gewerbeamt
Room:
19
responsible for:

Landkreis Emsland

Address: Ordeniederung 1 , 49716 Meppen

Postal address: Post Office Box 15 62

Telephone: 05931 44-0
Fax: 05931 44-3621
Transport Connection:
Building Access:
elevator available : yes
wheelchair-accessible : yes
bank account:
recipients: Landkreis Emsland
bank: Emsländische Volksbank
BIC: GENODEF1LIG
IBAN: DE26266600600120050000
recipients: Landkreis Emsland
bank: Sparkasse Emsland
BIC: NOLADE21EMS
IBAN: DE39266500010000001339
recipients: Landkreis Emsland
bank: Postbank Hannover
BIC: PBNKDEFF250
IBAN: DE36250100300012132306

Ansprechpartner

Point of contact:
Marc-André Burgdorf
responsible for:
Bernd Otten (Datenschutzbeauftragter)
Telephone: 05931 44-1605
Fax: 05931 44-391605
Room:
605
responsible for:

Landesbeauftragte für den Datenschutz Niedersachsen

Address: Prinzenstraße 5, 30159 Hannover

Telephone: +49 511 12045-00
Fax: +49 511 12045-99
Building Access:
elevator available : unknown
wheelchair-accessible : unknown

Source: Serviceportal Niedersachsen (Portalverbund des Bundes und der Länder)

Further Links

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