Death Registrations

Apply for a death certificate

The City of Markham’s Clerk’s Department issues burial permits.

If you need a copy of a Death Certificate, you can get one from the Ontario Office of the Registrar General. You can also get an application form at the Markham Civic Centre Office. These applications are also available at any municipal office in Ontario.

Apply Online

You can apply for a Death Certificate only at www.serviceontario.ca.

If you’re researching a family tree or need Vital Statistics records, please visit www.serviceontario.ca.

Contact ServiceOntario

Call centres are open Monday to Friday, 8:30 AM to 5 PM, excluding holidays.

Phone: 416.326-1234

Toll-free: 1.800.267.8097

TTY: 416.325.3408

Toll-free TTY: 1.800.268.7095



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