Outside of the City of Zagreb

If death occurs outside of the area of Zagreb (in the house, at the apartment, on a public surface or any other place), the reporting of the death by natural causes (such as disease or old age) is carried out at the competent medical center or emergency room in the area.

In the event of an accident or a violent death, the death is reported to the phone number of the competent police department.

Police Department - Phone Nr.: 192
Emergency Service – Phone Nr.: 194
National Protection and Rescue Directorate – Phone Nr.: 112

BASIC DATA NECESSARY TO REGISTER THE DEATH in the house, apartment, on public space or at any other place:

  • name and surname of the deceased person
  • the age of the deceased (age in years)
  • location (address) of the occurrence of death
  • time of death
  • was the deceased person ill or were they being treated in a medical institution
  • name and surname of the person reporting the death
  • phone number for contact.