Tell us once

Tell Us Once is a service that lets you report a death to many government organisations in one go.

Your Unique Reference Number

At the end of the death registration appointment the Registrar will give you a unique reference to access the Tell Us Once Service online or by telephone.

What you need to provide when using the service

Find out more about the tell us once service


Below is the link to complete the service online using the unique reference number given at your registration appointment.

Report a death

By telephone

If you prefer you can speak to a Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) advisor.

Telephone 0800 085 7308, lines are open Monday to Friday between 8am and 6pm.