Deaths of a Sri Lankan national can be registered and death certificates could be issued at the Embassy provided the following conditions are satisfied:
The deceased be a citizen of Sri Lanka, and the death had occurred in Italy, Greece, Cyprus, San Marino, Albania and Malta. An application for the registration of a death may be made by the nearest relative of the deceased who was present at the time of death, in attendance during the last illness of the deceased or who took action to dispose of the body of the deceased by burial, cremation on by other means.
4.1.Declartion of Death under Section 30 Registration B 11 to be submitted (if the Application for registration of the death is made within three months of the death)
4.2. Declaration of particular relating to the death for purposes of late registration (Section 36) – Form – Registration B 15 to be submitted (if the Application for registration of the death is made after three months of the death).
All application made after one year, will be forwarded to the Registrar General’s Department, Central Record Room, Maligawatta, Colombo 10, Sri Lanka, Tel : 00-94- 11 23 29 773,Fax : 00-94 -11 24 33 075 for an approval. In such cases the death certificate will be issued only after approval is received from the Registrar General’s Department.