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How to register a death and arrange a funeral
Although a funeral director will be invited to organise the majority of funerals, some people prefer to organise funerals themselves.
About our cemeteries and burials
A small number of deaths have to be reported to the coroner.
Help in certain circumstances.
Details on who can register a death and where
You need permission from a coroner in the local district before a body can be moved out of England and Wales.