What to do when a relative with a Plan has died
Step One - if the death has occurred at home, contact the GP to confirm that your relative has died.
Step Two - contact us - 01952 244949 - to arrange for us to take your relative into our care.
Step Three - call the GP's surgery to ascertain when the Medical Certificate of Cause of Death will be available for you to collect.
Step Four - call the Register Office for the district in which the death has occurred (see: 'Guidance'then 'Register Offices' and 'Registration').
Step Five - when you have registered the death (or, before if you wish to) call us: 01952 244949 and make an appointment to confirm the existing instructions and sign the necessary documentation - please bring the original copy of the Shropshire Funeral Plan with you, if you can find it.
If you wish - simply pick up the telephone and speak to us - 01952 244949 - we will guide you throughout.
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