Tell Us Once

Last updated: 11 September 2020

Tell Us Once is a service that lets you report a death to most government organisations in one go.

This includes:

  • HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC)
  • Department for Work and Pensions (DWP)
  • Passport Office
  • Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA)
  • the local council
  • Veterans UK
  • some public sector pension schemes

How to use Tell Us Once

A registrar will explain the Tell Us Once service when you register a death.

If you do not use Tell Us Once you need to tell the relevant organisations about the death yourself.

Find on more about Tell Us Once on GOV.UK.