Registration

If possible the next of kin should attend at the registrar’s office. Failing this, another close relative or the executor is usually acceptable. A death is registered at the sub-district in which the death occurs. The local Register offices and hours are listed below. If you are in any doubt as to which Registrar to visit, please do not hesitate to telephone our office.

THE REGISTRAR WILL REQUIRE:

  • Doctor’s or Coroner’s certificate of death.
  • Deceased medical card – if available.
  • Details of any pension paid by the Paymaster General i.e. Dockyard or Service.

AND THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION:

  • Deceased’s full name.
  • Date and place of birth.
  • Usual residence.
  • Last full-time occupation.
  • Any surviving partner’s date of birth.

AND, IF THE DECEASED WAS A LADY:

  • Her maiden name.
  • Full name of her husband/father.
  • Her occupation.

THE REGISTRAR WILL ISSUE:

  • Green certificate for Funeral Director.
  • White certificate for D.W.P.
  • And for a small charge will issue further certified copies of the death certificate for solicitors, banks, insurances, building societies, premium bonds etc.

REGISTER OFFICES

Plymouth  Lockyer Street, Plymouth, (01752) 268331
By Appointment Mon, Wed, & Thur 9.00am – 5.00pm Tues, 9.00am – 6.00pm, Fri 9.00am – 4.30pm.

 

Totnes Follaton House, Totnes, 0845 1551002. By Appointment Mon, Tues, Thurs & Fri 9.00am – 5.00pm, Wed & Thur 9.00am 1.00pm.

Tavistock – West Devon Registration Office
West Devon Borough Council Offices, Kilworthy Park, Tavistock PL19 0BZ 0845 1551002. By Appointment Mon, Wed  & Thurs 9.30am – 4.00pm

Okehampton, by appointment Mon, Tues & Thurs 9.30am – 4.30pm, Fri 9.30am – 4.00pm Register Town Council Offices, Fore Street, Okehampton EX20 1AA  0845 1551002.

Cornwall Registration Service
For an appointment please telephone 0300 1234 181 between 8.00am – 6.00pm  Mon to Fri,  9.00am – 4.00pm Sat.

Saltash – Saltash Library, Plougastel Drive, PL12 6DJ . Thurs 9.30am – 12.30pm and 1.00pm – 5.00pm.

Liskeard Graylands, Dean Street PL14 4AH
Mon 9.00am – 2.00pm, Tues 12noon – 5.00pm, Wed closed,  Thur 8.30 – 1.30pm,  Fri -12 noon – 5.00pm.

Newton Abbot – Old Forde House, Brunel Road, Newton Abbot, Devon TQ12 4XX. 0345 1551002. By Appointment – Mon – Fri 9.00am – 1.00pm – 2.00pm – 4.30pm.

Torbay – Room 15 Paignton Library and information Centre, Great Western Road , Paignton. (01803) 207130. By Appointment – Mon – Fri 9.30am – 4.30pm

Exeter – Larkbeare House, Topsham Road, Exeter, EX2 4NG.  0345 1551002. By Appointment – Mon – Thurs 9.00am – 4.30pm, Fri 9.00am – 4.30pm

 

 

 

Walter C Parson

The Firs, Crownhill, Plymouth

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  • Client parking available
  • —Disabled access
  • Reception— & Administration office
  • Arrangement rooms
  • —Chapel of rest & Preparation facilities

The Firs
702 Budshead Road,
Crownhill,
Plymouth, PL6 5DY

Office Opening Hours
Mon-Fri, 9.00 am - 5.00 pm

Tel 01752 76 76 76 (24 Hr number)

 
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Walter C Parson

Decimus, Exeter

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  • Parking close by & —Disabled access
  • Reception & Administration office
  • Arrangement room & —Chapel of rest
  • Preparation facilities

Decimus, 206 Topsham Road
Exeter EX2 6AA

Office Opening Hours
9.30am - 4.30pm

Tel 01392 43 33 33 (24 Hr number)

 
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Riverside, Ivybridge

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  • Client parking available
  • Reception &  —24 Hour service
  • Arrangement room & —Chapel of rest
  • Administration office
  • —Preparation facilities

Riverside
Costly Street,
Ivybridge PL21 0DB

Office Opening Hours
Monday - Friday 10.00am - 4.00pm

Tel 01752 69 09 09 (24 Hr number)

 
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Hugh Mills & Gaye, Kings House, Newton Abbot

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  • Client parking available
  • Reception & Disabled access
  • —Arrangement rooms & Chapel of rest
  • Administration office
  • —Preparation facilities

Kings House
King Street,
Newton Abbot TQ12 2LG

Office Opening Hours
Monday - Friday 9.00am - 5.00pm

Tel 01626 33 44 44 (24 Hr number)

 
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St Mary’s View, Plympton, Plymouth

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  • —Easy parking close by
  • Reception & —Disabled access
  • —Arrangement room & —Chapel of rest
  • Administration office
  • Preparation facilities

St Mary’s View
2 Market Road,
Plympton
Plymouth PL7 1QW

Office Opening Hours
Monday - Friday 9.00am - 5.00pm

Tel 01752 343 848 (24 Hr number)

 
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Walter C Parson

Pengelly Funeral Service, Saltash

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  • Parking close by & —Disabled access
  • Reception & Administration office
  • Arrangement room & —Chapel of rest
  • Preparation facilities

Pengelly Funeral Service
139, Fore Street, Saltash
Cornwall PL12 6AB

Office Opening Hours
Monday - Friday 9.00am - 5.00pm

Tel 01752 84 88 38 (24 Hr number)

 
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Walter C Parson

Salisbury House, St Judes, Plymouth

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  • On street parking & —Reception
  • Arrangement rooms & Chapel of rest
  • Preparation facilities
  • —Administration office

Salisbury House
11 Tothill Avenue,
St Judes,
Plymouth PL4 8PJ

Office Opening Hours
Monday - Friday 9.00am - 5.00pm

Tel 01752 66 54 38 (24 Hr number)

 
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The Stables, Tavistock

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  • Client parking available
  • Reception & —Administration office
  • Arrangement rooms & Chapel of rest
  • —Preparation facilities

The Stables,
32 West Street,
Tavistock, PL19 8JY

Office Opening Hours
Monday - Friday 10.00 am - 4.00 pm

Tel 01822 617 300 (24 Hr number)

 
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Pidgen & Son Funeral Service, Torpoint

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  • Client parking available
  • Reception & Disabled access
  • —Arrangement room & —Chapel of rest
  • —Administration office
  • —Preparation facilities

Pidgen & Son Funeral Service
4,Trevol Business Park
Torpoint, Cornwall PL11 2TB

Office Opening Hours
Monday - Friday 10.00am - 4.00pm

Tel 01752 812 479 (24 Hr number)

 
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Walter C Parson

Hugh Mills & Gaye, Torquay

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  • Client parking available
  • —Arrangement room —& Chapel of rest
  • Administration office
  • Preparation facilities
  • Reception

147 Babbacombe Road,
Torquay TQ1 3SU

Office Opening Hours
Monday - Friday 10.00am - 4.00pm

Tel 01803 32 94 94 (24 Hr number)

 
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