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How to Register Deaths in Cebu

Here are the essential information and steps on how to register deaths in Cebu, Philippines.

(Picture) This is only a sample Certificate of Death
The actual Certificate of Death (COD) of Cebu may differ from this.

This service caters to filing and registration of all registrable documents of death, judicial decrees and legal instruments updating records on file and keep and preserve them per Administrative Order 1, s. 1993 of Act 3753.
CLIENT/S : Relative of the deceased/authorized representative

Atty. Evangeline T. Abatayo, Civil Registrar
Louella N. Dejito, Registration Officer
Contact/Telephone Number: 232-6664
LOCATION : Office of the City Civil Registrar (OCCR) Cebu City

AVAILABILITY:  Monday to Friday, 8:00 AM - 5: 00 PM

DURATION OF THE SERVICE:  26 minutes & 30 seconds



Follow these steps…
Wait while Person-in-charge…
Approach …
It will take…
1. Submit accomplished Certificate of Death (COD).
1. Reviews COD entries according to guidelines.
Gemma Estrera
7 minutes
2.  Assign Registry Number to COD and forwards COD  for signatory.
3 minutes
3. Signs the COD.
Oscar B. Molo
15 minutes
2. Get copy of registration of death.
4. Clerk segregates and give copy to representative.
Gemma Estrera1.5 minutes

Source: Cebu City Citizen's Guidebook
This information appeared first on the 2009 Version of the Cebu City Citizen's Guidebook published by the Cebu City Government through the efforts of the Mayor's Management Team.

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"How to Register Deaths in Cebu" was written by under the Civil Documents category. It has been read 2446 times and generated 1 comments. The article was created on and updated on 11 January 2011.
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Alicia Hobson   (21 October 2020 0:56 AM) [Entry]

Can you tell me how to request a death certificate for a family member who died in Cebu if I'm in the United States? Thank you.