Registering the death

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This can be a very emotional time for many people as formal registering of a death brings a new level of reality. Be sure to look after yourself as you prepare to register the death, have a close friend or family member there to support you if possible. The people at registry offices are very used to helping and facilitating at this difficult time so don't be worried about not knowing anything or not being prepared.

The link below gives advice from the government on the formal details and the process of registering a death.

Registering a death