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

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.