Living in Daejeon

Report of Death

Report of Death

Under the Immigration Law, Article 89, Clause 1, within 14 days after the death of a registered foreign individual , a report to the immigration office must be made by either the custodian or the owner of the venue where the incident took place. The Alien Registration Card (ARC) and the Death Certificate of the deceased must be submitted at the time of the report. If the family or friends of the deceased wish to transport the body back to his or her home country, they should contact their home country embassy for assistance. The Death Certificate and other medical records of the deceased are required for this procedure. ※ Contact the Foreign Resident Information Center at 1345 for further details.