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Death Certificate Attestation in UAE

Derek Wells

18 مارس 2023

Death Certificate Attestation in UAE and Worldwide

Why You Need Death Certificate Attestation?

Death certificate attestation is a crucial process for verifying the authenticity of a death certificate, ensuring it is recognized by authorities in the UAE and other countries. This attestation is often required for various purposes, including:

  • Legal Procedures: Necessary for settling the deceased’s estate, claiming inheritance, and other legal matters.

  • Insurance Claims: Required for processing life insurance and other related claims.

  • Pension and Benefits: Needed for claiming pensions and other benefits entitled to the deceased’s beneficiaries.

  • Repatriation of Remains: Essential for the repatriation process and for official use in the home country.

  • Closure of Bank Accounts and Other Financial Matters: Needed for closing accounts and settling financial affairs.

Without proper attestation, the death certificate may not be accepted for these important procedures.


Steps for Death Certificate Attestation

  1. Obtain the Death Certificate: First, obtain the original death certificate from the relevant authority in the country where the death occurred.

  2. Initial Verification: Get the death certificate verified by the issuing authority.

  3. Notarization: Have the document notarized by a public notary in the country where the certificate was issued.

  4. Home Country Attestation: Submit the notarized document to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs or an equivalent authority in the home country for further attestation.

  5. UAE Embassy Attestation: Get the document attested by the UAE Embassy or Consulate in the home country.

  6. MOFA Attestation in UAE: Finally, have the document attested by the UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs.


Death Certificate Legalization Process

The legalization process involves several steps to ensure that your death certificate is authenticated and accepted by UAE authorities and other countries. This includes:

  • Verification and Attestation: By the issuing authority and relevant entities in the home country.

  • Notarization: By a public notary.

  • Home Country Ministry of Foreign Affairs Attestation: Ensuring the document is valid and recognized.

  • UAE Embassy Attestation: Legalization by the UAE Embassy or Consulate.

  • Final MOFA Attestation: In the UAE to complete the process.


Why Choose Amazon Attestation Center for Death Certificate Attestation?


  • Expertise and Experience: Our team has extensive experience in handling death certificate attestation, ensuring a smooth and hassle-free process.

  • Comprehensive Services: We provide complete attestation services, managing all necessary steps to authenticate your documents.

  • Global Reach: Our services cater to clients worldwide, handling documents from over 150 countries.

  • Customer Support: We offer dedicated support to keep you informed and assist you at every step.

  • Convenient Locations: With offices in Dubai and Ajman, we are easily accessible to clients across the UAE.


Contact Us

For reliable and efficient death certificate attestation services in the UAE and worldwide, contact Amazon Attestation Center today. Our team is here to assist you with all your attestation needs, ensuring that your documents are processed smoothly and are legally recognized.

  • Dubai Office: Call at +97143300011

  • Ajman Office: Call at +97167403110

  • Mobile: +971545820984

Let Amazon Attestation Center be your trusted partner in ensuring your death certificates are legally certified and accepted. Contact us now to get started!

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