No one wants to have to arrange a funeral at what is already a very difficult time. If your loved one didn't set out their wishes with a pre-paid funeral plan, the following pages can help by providing advice on what to do if a loved one dies, such as how and when to register the death. We hope that this guidance helps to reduce the worry for you and your family.

Please click the links below to find out more. If you would like further assistance, we recommend that you speak to your local funeral director, who will be able to advise you with the benefit of knowledge and experience of your local area.

How to choose a funeral director

A quick guide to choosing a funeral director.

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What to do if a loved one dies

What to do and who to inform.

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Wills and probate

Reasons to make a will and appoint an executor.

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How to register a death

Help and advice on registering a death.

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Bereavement advice

Information on bereavement and support groups.

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Role of the coroner

What happens when a coroner is involved.

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