Birth, death and marriage abroad

Includes how to get married, list of funeral directors and how to register a birth abroad.

  1. Bereavement information for Italy

    Information to assist those bereaved following the death of a British national in Italy.

  2. Declaration for formation of civil partnership under Italian law

    Declaration for formation of same-sex civil union under Italian law

  3. Getting married abroad

    Requirements, paperwork and processes for weddings and civil partnerships overseas - registration, restrictions, fees

  4. Italy - list of funeral directors

    List of English-speaking funeral directors in Italy

  5. Italy: affirmation/affidavit of marital status forms

    Complete affidavit or affirmation (written statement of facts) stating that you’re free to marry in Italy.

  6. Notice for registration of civil partnership under Italian law

    Notice for registration of same-sex civil unions under Italian law

  7. Nulla Osta application pack for marriages in Italy

    For Nulla Osta applicants in Italy who cannot attend an appointment at the British Embassy Rome.

  8. Register a birth abroad

    Parents must register the birth in the country where the child was born - find out if you can also register the birth in the UK

  9. Surrogacy overseas

    Information for British nationals who are considering entering into surrogacy arrangements in foreign countries.

  10. What to do after someone dies

    The steps you must take when someone dies - register a death, report a death with Tell Us Once, coroners, funerals and death abroad