Civil Registration Act 2004

Registration after more than 12 months from death.

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40.—(1) A registrar shall not register a death at a time more than 12 months from the date of the death or the finding of the body concerned without the consent in writing of the Superintendent Registrar F128 [ of the registration area to which the registrar is assigned ].

(2) The fact of the giving of a consent under subsection (1) shall be noted in the register.