How to register a death

You should register a death at the register office of the district it occurred within 5 days, unless a coroner is investigating the circumstances of a death.

If the death happened outside Reading, you must register it at the local register office.

Gov.uk describes how to register a death.

Book an appointment to register a death

Or call 0118 937 3533 to book an appointment with the Registration Service. It usually takes 30 to 40 minutes to register a death.

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