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.


Certificate after post-mortem examination (CR11)

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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