Registrars and Burial Certificates

Local Registrars: Registration of Deaths Weekdays

Manchester
tel: 0161 234 5005
email:[email protected]
www.manchester.gov.uk/registrars/index.htm

Opening Hours: Monday-Friday 9am-4.30pm

Saturday – 9am to 3pm

Salford Register Office
tel: 0161 909 6501

fax: 0161 603 6892

email: [email protected]

Superintendent Registrar: Rebecca Roberts

Open Monday-Friday 8.30am-5.00pm

Please phone for an appointment

Bury Metropolitan Borough Council
0161 253 6026

For Bury, Prestwich, Radcliffe & Whitefield

Open Monday-Friday 9.00am-4.30pm

Closed first Thursday in month from 2.00pm

Stockport Metropolitan Borough Council

Register Office: John Street Entrance, Town Hall, Stockport SK1 3XE

For general and marriage enquiries or an appointment to register a birth or death:

Tel: 0161 217 6007,  Fax: 0161 474 3390

email: [email protected]

Post-Mortem Examinations

Neither a doctor nor any other medical official can insist on a post-mortem taking place.  Only a coroner has this power.

If a post-mortem examination is suggested a non-invasive MRI scan may be possible.  But prompt action is essential.

Telephone: 0161 740 3071/mobile: 07973 220510 as soon as possible to see if a MRI scan can be arranged.  To speak to a coroner contact 07785 983 463.

SPECIAL ARRANGEMENTS FOR SUNDAYS & BANK HOLIDAYS

Manchester Register Office

Organising a burial within 24 hours of death
You can call the Manchester Register Office, to make a priority appointment, if the deceased needs to be buried within 24 hours of death. A registrar can issue the necessary paperwork to allow you to organise the burial. In some circumstances we may need to report the death to the coroner. This will mean we will not able to issue the paperwork within 24 hours. After the burial you then still need to contact the Register Office to register the death.
Special Arrangements for Sundays & Bank Holidays
On Sundays or bank holidays, please call the duty registrar on
07720 913 958 between 10am and 2.30pm.
Manchester
A registrar attends Manchester Register Office
Heron House, 47 Lloyd Street, Manchester M2 5LE 0161 234 5555
Hours: 11.00am – 11.30am
If documents are urgently required for a Sunday burial:
A registrar can be contacted on 07720 913958
Hours: 10.00am – 2.30pm, Sundays only.
Bury, Prestwich, Radcliffe, Salford & Whitefield
Phone Mr4M Green as early as possible from 9.00am 0161 792 2275
BURIAL CERTIFICATES
Important – please note
In these cases the death must be registered within 14 days from the date of issue of the burial documents.
When a death occurs contact your synagogue office and Rabbi.
For advice contact the Undertakers, Goldfines on 0161 740 2487 or

Misaskim on 07805 551 731 for 24 hour help with Bereavement

Misaskim Shiva Co-ordinator – Contact: 07826 442 697
POST-MORTEM EXAMINATIONS
Neither a doctor nor any other medical official can insist on a post-mortem taking place. Only a coroner has this power.
If a post-mortem examination is suggested a non-invasive MRI scan may be possible. But prompt action is essential.
Contact Mr M Sinitsky on 07976 438948 as soon as possible to see if a MRI scan can be arranged.
To speak to a Coroner contact 07785 983 463.