This service allows the user to apply for Death Registration. The application will be submitted to the civil registration officer of a sector where the deceased resided.
The following are the most frequently asked questions about Death Registration:
Do I need an IremboGov account to apply and pay for a death registration?
Applicants need an account on IremboGov to apply for this service or visit the nearest Irembo agent for assistance.
How do I create an Irembo account?
To create an Irembo account, click here.
How much do I pay for a death registration?
The service is free.
Can I apply for a death registration of my family member who died before the new national ID issuance?
Yes, you can register the death on any date.
I am a Rwandan, I have foreigners who died in Rwanda. Can I apply for their death registrations?
Yes, you can apply for the service as long as you have the deceased details and death information.
Can a foreigner with a passport apply for a death registration of their deceased family member?
No, they are not eligible for the service. Applicants should have a Rwandan national ID number/work permit.
Can a refugee with a refugee’s Rwandan ID apply for a death registration for their deceased family member?
Yes, they are eligible for the service.
Am I eligible to choose any preferred sector for a death registration?
No, you can submit the registration to the sector where the death occurred.
What is the processing time for a death registration?
The processing time is 1 working day. After submitting the application, the applicant is advised to visit the sector with supporting documents including the ID of the deceased.