Death Registration Information for Funeral Directors and Staff
It is the responsibility of the State Registrar to maintain a statewide system of vital statistics, including the electronic registration of all births and deaths that occur in Minnesota according to Minnesota Statutes, sections 144.211-144.227 and Minnesota Rules, chapter 4601.
This website is dedicated to providing information to funeral directors and other funeral home staff about the death registration process in Minnesota.
- 2013 Statute Changes Affecting Funeral Directors (PDF: 102 KB/1 page)
- Funeral Home Application to Amend a Death Record (PDF: 245KB/1 page)