From 1st October 2019, Doctors have a legal duty to report deaths to the coroner in certain circumstances. The referral has to be made in writing. Emailing / scanning the signed form attached meets the requirements of the legislation.
Please also see attached the guidance which accompanies the Regulations from the Ministry of Justice which provides important details.
Any queries please contact Caroline Saunders, Senior Coroner (Gwent) on 01633 414606 or email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.