Registering A Death

When the death certificate has been issued, please ring the Registration Service (in Lincolnshire this is 01522-782244) to make an appointment to register the death.

registering a death newWho can Register?
  • Close relative of the deceased
  • Relative in attendance during the last illness
  • A relative living in the district where death occurred
  • A person present at death
  • The person causing the disposal
Documents required
  • Medical Certificate of Cause of Death
  • Medical Card (if available) or
  • Birth Certificate
Information required to Register
  • Date and place of death
  • Full name of deceased (maiden name if applicable)
  • Date and place of birth
  • Occupation and home address
  • If married, full name and occupation of surviving spouse