Form

Certify cause of death following a post-mortem examination

Form for medical practitioners to complete so a body can be cremated after a post-mortem examination.

Documents

Certificate after post-mortem examination (Cremation 11)

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If a medical referee asks for a post-mortem examination, you must complete this form afterwards.

The form enables you to give information about the cause of death.

It also asks you to confirm there’s no need for toxicological analysis or an inquest, so the body can be released for cremation.

Published 9 January 2009
Last updated 6 April 2018 + show all updates
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