How to register a death
You must register a death within five days. Here are details of who can do it, what to bring and the documents you'll receive.
Tell Us Once
Tell Us Once is a free government service that allows you to report a death when you suffer a bereavement and need to tell central and local government.
How to order a certificate, what it costs and how long it takes.
Death certificate corrections
Mistake on a certificate? Don't worry, it's usually possible to correct it.
Register a still-birth
The bereavement midwife will make an appointment for you to register the still-birth.
Coroners and mortuary
Guidance about coronor's decisions, inquests and the mortuary.
Cemeteries and burials
Guidance about funeral bookings, memorials and cemetery management.