If death occurs at home telephone the surgery. A doctor will visit to confirm death has taken place and give you a copy of the death certificate, if this is possible.
When death occurs in a hospital contact a funeral director to inform them that their services are required. Collect the death certificate from the hospital.
Then take the death certificate to the Registrar's Office for the area in which the death took place. This is most likely to be Langtons, Billet Lane, Hornchurch, RM11 1XJ, Telephone 01708 443781 by appointment.
Take with you, if possible, the deceased's medical card and birth certificate. Take the green form to the funeral director who will take over full respnsibility for arranging the funeral.