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Registering a death

The following provides information and guidance to register a death.

When and where can I register the death?

Who can register the death?

What documents and information will the registrar need?

How much will it cost to register?

What should I do if I have registered a death and there is a mistake on the death certificate?

What documents will the registrar issue?

What do I do if I need to register a death as an emergency at the weekend?

What is 'Tell Us Once'?

How to make an appointment:

Luton Register Office
6 George Street West
Luton
LU1 2BJ
Monday to Friday 9.15am to 4.15pm

You can call the customer service centre on 0300 790 0341 from 8am to 6pm Monday to Friday.

Alternatively, you can book an appointment online. You cannot book an appointment onliine if the coroner has been involved.

Book your appointment

 

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Registering a stillbirth

The information below should help make this difficult time as easy as possible.

What documents will the registrar need?

Who can register a stillbirth?

What information will the registrar need about the baby?

What information will the registrar need about the mother?

What information will the registrar need about the father?

How much will it cost to register?

What documents will the registrar issue?

How do I make an appointment?

 

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The Vale Cemetary

The Vale has two chapels.

  1. The larger chapel (Oak) is for cremation services only. It can seat between 100 to 120 people with facilities for additional standing to accommodate a larger crowd. The service times are every 45 minutes and are held from 9am to 4pm
  2. The smaller chapel (Cedar) is for both burial and cremation services. The service time is 45 minutes. However, the times are by request

Opening and closing times

Office

Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm
Closed on weekends and bank holidays

Book of remembrance

Monday to Friday - 9am to 5pm
Weekends and Bank holidays, 10am to 4pm

Grounds

Monday to Friday - 9am to dusk or 8pm (whichever is sooner)
Weekends - 9am to dusk or 8pm (whichever is sooner)

Location and contact details

The Vale Cemetary
Butterfield Green Road
Luton
LU2 8DD
T: 01582 723700

 

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Order a death certificate

Order Online

Order a death certificate online using the button below for deaths registered within the district of Luton.

 

Order a death certificate.

Order by post

Please download the application form to order a copy of a death certificate, fill it and and return using the address below.

Order in person

death certificates can be ordered at the Register Office. The address is below:

    Luton Register Office
    6 George Street West
    Luton
    Bedfordshire
    LU1 2BJ
    T: 0300 790 0341
    E: [email protected]

 

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Public burials

Public burials

Below is the public burial register page:

Find out about public burials​​

 

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