Help for medical practitioners on how to complete cremation forms CR4 and CR5, the medical certificates.
PDF, 94.4KB, 22 pages
This guide covers the responsibilities of medical practitioners when completing medical certificates after a death and before a cremation.
It also covers the role of the medical referee and what medical practitioners can do to help the referee.
2 February 2012
Ministry of Justice
Cremation forms and guidance
Don’t include personal or financial information like your National Insurance number or credit card details.