Registration

Wherever possible, the person’s next of kin should be the one to attend the registrar’s office, however, failing this a close relative or in some cases the chosen executor can also be acceptable.

Registration

Wherever possible, the person’s next of kin should be the one to attend the registrar’s office, however, failing this a close relative or in some cases the chosen executor can also be acceptable. The death will be registered in the sub-district of the area in which the death occurs and our most local register offices are listed on this page. If you have any doubt or questions about which registrar to visit, feel free to call our office or come in and see us.

The Registrar will require…

  • Doctor or coroner’s certificate of death
  • Deceased medical card (if available)
  • Details of any pension paid
  • Full name of the deceased
  • Date and place of birth
  • Address of residence
  • Last full-time occupation
  • Where applicable, surviving partner’s date of birth

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For more information and support, please contact us at anytime, any day, we will offer you the support and advice you need during this hard period of time to make it as easy as possible for you and your family.

Or if you would prefer to contact us via other means, please visit our contact page for more information on how to get in touch.

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If the deceased was a lady, the registrar will also require:

  • Her maiden name
  • Full name of husband or civil partner and father
  • Her occupation
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The Registrar will issue:

  • Green certificate for Funeral Directors (not always issued if the death has been reported to the coroner)
  • White certificate for D.W.P
  • For a small charge, they may also issue certified copies of the death certificate for solicitors, banks etc.

REGISTER OFFICES

Wigan & Leigh Register Office
Wigan Life Centre, The Wiend, Wigan, WN1 1NH, 01942 489003

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St Helens Register Office
Town Hall, Victoria Square, Saint Helens, WA10 1HP, 01744 456789

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Warrington Register Office
Museum St, Warrington, WA1 1JX, 01925 442762

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