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 is Tell us once?

What you need to provide

Find out more about the tell us once service


Report a death 

You will need the unique reference number given at your registration appointment.

By telephone

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

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