Tell Us Once is a service that lets you report a death to most government organisations in one go.
When you register the death the registrar will:
Before you use Tell Us Once
You’ll need the following details of the person who died:
You'll also need:
You need permission from the next of kin, the executor, the administrator or anyone who was claiming joint benefits or entitlements with the person who died, before you give their details.
Organisations Tell Us Once will contact
Tell Us Once will notify:
Tell Us Once will also contact some public sector pension schemes so that they cancel future pension payments. They’ll notify:
There’s a different process to update property records if the person who died owns land or property.
If Tell Us Once is not available
You’ll have to let the relevant organisations know about the death yourself if:
Just give us a call and we will be more than happy to talk you through how we can help.