What paperwork do you require in the event of a death claim?

For all death claims we’ll need to see the original death certificate. In addition, depending on circumstances, we may also request copies or evidence of any of the following:

  • Death claim form
  • Will
  • Marriage certificate
  • Civil Partnership certificate
  • Proof of ID for spouse
  • Proof of ID for Civil Partnership
  • Proof of ID for any other claimant
  • Grant of Probate
  • Evidence of address
  • Evidence of living at the same address as deceased
  • Evidence of relationship to deceased
  • Confirmation of length of relationship.

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