Who to contact to advise about the death of your loved one

When a loved one dies, there are often many people and agencies who need to be told about it (for example, the tax office, magazine subscriptions, etc.) This checklist helps you keep track of who you’ve notified.
Last updated

Jun 2016

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PDF, 76.83 kB

Document Length

4 pages

What it contains

Your family member or loved one will have had contact with many organisations and groups. In the coming weeks, you may need to contact these organisations and groups to notify them of your loved one’s death.

This document contains:

  • a checklist for tracking which organisations you’ve notified
  • suggestions for who you might need to notify
  • a sample letter to send to organisation to notify them of your loved one’s death.