Lewisham Council - Deaths


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If your issue is urgent, please contact us on this temporary emergency number: 020 3473 2540. 

This section takes you through the arrangements you may have to make when someone dies, and gives information on the support you can get.

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The Directgov website has information on bringing a body back to the UK.

Please download the form below if there is a mistake on a death certificate.​ 


Register Office
368 Lewisham High Street
Se13 6lq
020 8690 2128