Services and information

  • After a death

    Order death certificates and other permits and documents, and report an unexpected death.

  • Deceased persons' estates

    If no one else can, the Office of the Public Guardian and Trustee (OPGT) manages estates if the beneficiary is a minor or represented adult.

  • Fatality inquiries

    Learn how fatality inquiries are used to determine the details of a death and how inquiries’ recommendations help prevent similar deaths.

  • Office of the Chief Medical Examiner

    How the Office works, death investigation process, body transportation and report a death.

  • Report an unexpected or unexplained death

    Members of the public and health professionals must report an unexpected or unexplained death they witnessed, following these steps.

  • Wills in Alberta

    Information about wills, including how to make one and what happens if you die without a will.