Register a death

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You should register the death within 5 days unless the coroner has requested a post mortem or an inquest. They will then advise you when the death can be registered.

We will make a telephone appointment for you to register a death.  Please complete the form below to request an appointment. Once you have submitted the form you will be given information on what happens next.

Request an appointment with Registration

Please complete the details of the deceased below

dd/mm/yyyy


The information you provide on this form will be used by Cornwall Council’s Registration Service to book your appointment.

Privacy Policy

Your information will be held on our password protected network. It will then be destroyed securely under Cornwall Council’s Record Retention Guidelines. We will not share your data with any other third party or use it for marketing or any purpose other than those stated. For further information, please check our Data Protection policy statement.

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