In Times of Bereavement

If Death Occurs At Home

  • Telephone the doctor who will visit to confirm that death has taken place.
  • Contact a funeral director.
  • Due to Covid-19 we are currently emailing Medical Certificates of Death direct to the Registrar. You will need to book a telephone appointment with the Registrar.

If The Death Occurs In Hospital

  • Contact a funeral director to inform him his services are required.
  • Collect the certificate from the hospital then follow 4 – 5 as above.
  • Note For Cremation: Your funeral director will usually liaise directly with the surgery regarding the additional certification required.