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After the loss of a love one


When someone dies, there are many decisions and arrangements to be made. Please refer to our After the loss of a loved one and Contact Information for information regarding the organizations that should be contacted and the affairs that should be dealt with following a death.

Death Certificate & Registration

A death certificate is the official record of a registered death in Nova Scotia.

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Funeral Directors


Funeral Directors assume responsibility for certain activities when someone dies and is entrusted to their care.

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