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CORONAVIRUS UPDATE

Our response to the coronavirus outbreak is continuing – and our focus is on keeping critical services running, particularly those supporting vulnerable people.

We are currently working through the detail of the latest government announcements which affect Leicester city and parts of the county. 

Find out more about the support and guidance available, and any changes to our services.

Increased restrictions for Leicester and parts of Leicestershire  

Register a death

All deaths must be registered within 5 days

Who can register a death

You can register a death if you are:

  • a relative of the deceased
  • someone who was present at the death
  • someone who lives in the house where the death occurred
  • the person making the arrangements with funeral directors

If you’re unsure about whether you can register the death yourself you can use the GOV.UK online tool to find out.

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