Ronald Cogan & Sons Ltd.

Serving North Ferriby and West Hull Villages for 50 years

Legal Certificates Required

Rotate your device to view this table in full or scroll left and right.

CERTIFICATE REQUIRED ISSUED BY REQUIRED BY
Medical Certificate of Death For the issue of the Death Certificate GP or Hospital Doctor Relative or Executive 
of the deceased
Certificate for Burial or Cremation
(known as the green form)
To allow a funeral to take place The Local Registrar's office in the
area where the death occurred
The Funeral Director 
as soon as possible
Coroner's Order for Burial or Cremation To allow a funeral to take place if a coroner is involved The Local Coroner The Funeral Director 
as soon as possible
Death Certificate For evidence of death The Registrar's Office where
the Death was registered
Banks, Insurance Companies, Solicitors etc.
Cremation Forms To allow a cremation to take place (Not required if a coroners order is issued) Two Doctors (normally arranged and collected by the Funeral Director on Client's behalf) The Funeral Director 
as soon as possible
Grave Deeds Proof of ownership of an existing grave (Usually not applicable to Churchyards) The Cemetery Office at the time when the grave was used for the first time. The Funeral Director 
as soon as possible