What to do when someone dies

There are phone calls to make, a funeral to organise, a death certificate to be issued. And many of these decisions need to be made quickly, all while dealing with the emotion and grief of loss.

These guides provide a checklist for family, close friends and executors on what to do when someone passes away.

After a death

What's involved in organising a funeral, getting a death certificate, dealing with a will, and more

Acting as an executor

Advice on locating a will, finding assets, dealing with probate and beneficiaries, plus other duties