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Langport’s Independent, Family Funeral Directors

Registering The Death

Usually the death is registered at the registrar’s office in the sub district where death occurred. If you need assistance in making the appointment or visiting the registrar, please ask for advice. The death is normally registered by the Next of Kin.

You will normally need to take the following documentation with you:

The registrar will need to be informed of the following information:

The registrar will give you a certificate for burial or cremation, known as ‘the green’, which you will need to give to the Funeral Director, unless the coroner is involved. You will need to purchase additional copies of the death certificate. They will be needed for banks, insurances purposes, probate, private pension schemes etc.

Registrars of Birth, Marriages and Deaths


01823 282251

Exeter and East Devon

0345 155 1002