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Register a death

By law, all deaths occurring in Northern Ireland must be registered no later than five days from when the death occurred (except where the matter has been referred to the Coroner).​

You will need to fill in a Death Registration Form GRO73This form is available at any of the registration offices, funeral directors or download at the link above.

A death can be registered in any Registrars Office in Northern Ireland.

The registration offices in Cookstown, Dungannon & Magherafelt operate an appointment only system.  To book an appointment call 03000 132 132 or email

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