Register a Death.

If a loved one has passed has passed away at home and was not a sudden death, you will have to telephone their GP to arrange a death certificate. You will require this to register the death.

If the death is unexpected the Coroners officer will keep you informed regarding when you can register the death.

Opening times for the Registrar’s office are as follows :

Monday to Friday 9.00am to 4.00pm

By appointment only contact : 0191 427 7000

Information you will be asked by the Registrar :

The Date and Place of Death

The Full Name of the Person

The Occupation

The Address of the Person who has passed away

The correct Place , Age and Date of Birth

No free phone number.

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Tynedale Family Funeral Directors

Tynedale House
Stanhope Road
South Shields
NE33 4TB
Tel : 0191 455 0904
Monday – Friday 9am – 5pm
Saturday 10am – 12 noon
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Prince Consort Road
NE31 1BE
Tel : 0191 428 1018
Monday – Friday 11.30am – 2.30pm
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70 Ellison Street
NE32 3HX
Tel: 0191 489 0717
Monday – Friday 10am – 3pm