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Frequently Asked Questions

double roseWhen someone dies the sense of loss, panic and overall fear and confusion are emotions experienced by many of those left behind. It is a time when we are at our most vulnerable with so many questions and decisions to be made. The following is a quick guide to many of the frequently asked questions and answers, local authorities are a good source of information and can answer many additional questions you may have.

When someone dies

When does a death have to be reported to the Coroner?

How do I find out about organ donation?

Where is the Births, Deaths & Marriages office to register the death?

What certificates will I get when I register the death?

What if my baby was born sleeping (still-born)?

Money Matters

Can I get financial help to pay with funeral expenses?

I need help with Tax and am on a low income.

I don’t know if the deceased had a pension, how do I find out?

Can I claim any additional any State Benefits?

Can I get help with debt?

What is probate?

Planning A Funeral

Can anyone help – I can’t do it by myself!

What is a eulogy?

What readings can we use at the service?

I don’t know what flowers to have?

Is there a Book of Remembrance in Peterborough?

Local Authority

Peterborough City Council – 01733 262639 or email crematorium@peterborough.gov.uk



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