Deaths

Register a death

You are legally required to register a death within 5 days, unless the death is being investigated with a coroner.

Register a still-birth

A still-birth must be registered within 42 days at the Register Office in the borough where it took place.

Copy death certificates

We can post it to you or you can collect the certificate from the register office.

Change a death certificate 

Coping with bereavement 

Tell Us Once helps make it easier to inform the relevant organisations of a persons death.

The Wandsworth Bereavement Service offers one-to-one counselling for Wandsworth residents.

Deaths: see also

Contact the Register Office

Town Hall, Wandsworth High Street, SW18 2PU

Opening hours: Monday to Friday, 9am to 4.30pm.