Order a death certificate

Only deaths that have occurred in Yukon are registered in Yukon Vital Statistics.


A death certificate can be issued to any person who requires it. The registrar will decide if your reason is valid. Certificates can also be issued to a person on a court order.

Order a death certificate

  1. Complete the application.
  2. Submit your application and payment of $10.
    In person: At any Vital Statistics office or Territorial Agent. Our office at 204 Lambert Street, Financial Plaza, 4th floor in Whitehorse is open Monday to Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. We accept cash, cheque, money order, VISA, Mastercard and American Express.
    Phone: 867-667-5207. We accept VISA, Mastercard and American Express.
    Government of Yukon
    Vital Statistics (H-2)
    Box 2703
    Whitehorse, Yukon,
    Y1A 2C6.
    We accept cheque, money order, VISA, Mastercard and American Express.
  3. The death certificate will be mailed to you.

For questions about ordering a death certificate email vital.statistics@gov.yk.ca or phone 867-667-5207, toll free in Yukon 1-800-661-0408, extension 5207.