Exhumation in private cemetery under supervision of IAM staff

   
Application
How to processLocations for processing the procedure and office hours
FeesTime required for processing
Remarks/ points to note for applicationRelevant standards or requirements
Progress enquiry and obtaining result of service

How to process

Required Document:

  1. Declaration – Relationship with the deceased (011/DHA/DHAL);
  2. Supporting document(s) of the burial;
  3. The declaration of approval of exhumation issued by the organisation responsible for the management of the private cemetery;
  4. A clear photocopy of the identification document of the applicant.

Documents to be presented:

The original identification document of the applicant is required to be produced.


Locations for processing the procedure and office hours

Location:

Integrated Services Centre: Avenida da Praia Grande, n.os 762-804, Edifício China Plaza, 2.º andar, Macau

Northern District Public Services Centre: Rua Nova da Areia Preta, n.º 52, Centro de Serviços da RAEM, Macau

Northern District Public Services Centre – Toi San Station: Avenida de Artur Tamagnini Barbosa, n.º 127, Edifício D.ª Julieta Nobre de Carvalho, Bloco B, R/C, Macau

Northern District Public Services Centre – Fai Chi Kei Station: Rua Nova do Patane, Habitação Social de Fai Chi Kei, Edifício Fai Tat,Bloco II, R/C, Lojas G e H, Macau

Central District Public Services Centre: Rotunda de Carlos da Maia, n.os 5 e 7, Complexo da Rotunda de Carlos da Maia, 3.˚ andar, Macau

Central District Public Services Centre – S. Lourenço Station: Rua de João Lecaros, Complexo Municipal do Mercado de S. Lourenço, 4.˚ andar, Macau

Macao Government Services Centre in Islands: Rua de Coimbra, n.º 225, 3.˚ andar, Taipa

Islands District Public Services Centre: Rua da Ponte Negra, Bairro Social da Taipa, n.º 75K, Taipa

Islands District Public Services Centre – Seac Pai Van Station: Avenida de Vale das Borboletas, Complexo Comunitário de Seac Pai Van, 6.˚ andar, Coloane

Service Office in Our Lady Mercy Cemetery: Our Lady Mercy Cemetery, Avenida Coronel Mesquita, Macau

Office hours:

Integrated Services Centre, Macao Government Services Centre in Islands and Public Services Centres

Monday to Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

(No lunch break, closed on Saturday, Sunday and public holidays)

 

Service Office in Our Lady Mercy Cemetery

Monday to Thursday, 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.; 2:30 p.m. to 5:45 p.m.

Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.; 2:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

(Closed on Saturday, Sunday and public holidays)


Fees

Application fee: Exhumation service: MOP 100.00

Form fee: Not applicable

Stamp duty: 10% of application fee

Security deposit: Not applicable

Fees, Charges and Prices List: https://www.iam.gov.mo/p/pricetable/list


Time required for processing

Processing time: 3 working days


Remarks/ points to note for application

Important note: Not Applicable


Relevant standards or requirements

The exhumation should be carried out at least 7 years after the date of burial.


Progress enquiry and obtaining result of service

Enquiry about application progress:https://account.gov.mo/pt/login/

Method for obtaining the result of service: Visiting in person to obtain the result

Formalities

Frequently asked questions

Legislations

Penalties

  • Anyone who commits the administrative infractions stipulated in Clause 1 of Article 23 of Administrative Regulation no. 37/2003 “Regulamento de administração, funcionamento e fiscalização dos cemitérios” (Regulations on management, operation and supervision of cemeteries) amended by Administrative Regulation no. 22/2019 is liable to a fine of MOP1,000.00 to MOP5,000.00, without prejudice to criminal liabilities if any.