Normally you will need to Register the Death before the funeral can be carried out.
See the Coroner Page if the Coroner is involved.
A death must usually be registered
in the district where it occurs (Possibly at
the home town,
if death occurs away from home) We will provide the necessary address and times of opening.
Any relative (some registrars prefer the nearest relation).
Any person present at death Matron, Owner, Landlady of Nursing Home or Hotel.
Two special certificates issued free:
Then chargeable certificates (as many as purchased):-
Must be given to us to enable the funeral to proceed.
Please complete the back of the certificate and send with pension or benefit books to the local D.S.S. Office.
Additional copies of Full Certificate may be purchased for use by a Solicitor with regard to Probate, or by Banks, Building Societies and Insurance Companies etc. Photostat copies may not be acceptable to some organisations, nor are they obliged to return originals, though they usually do so.