documentation you will receive

The Registrar will give you these documents:

  • GR021* – gives permission for burial / cremation application. Give this form to us if received from the council*. (*NOTE: If burial is in a council cemetery, they will retain this form).
  • 36/BD8 REGISTRATION OF DEATH – for social security purposes. If the deceased received a State Pension / other benefits, fill out and return to the Social Security Agency.
  • DEATH CERTIFICATE – (£) needed by will executor / administrator / for pension claims, insurance policies / bank accounts etc. Advisable to buy at least 2 copies. (Additional copies bought later will be more expensive).