Essex Coroner's Service

Coroner Service Coronavirus restrictions

We are currently experiencing a high demand for our services, so please be patient, and we apologise for any delays.
Also, please note there will be no inquests up to, and including 5th April 2021 but openings will be held on a limited basis . We'll let you know when this service resumes.

  • For funeral directors

    Tell us you're the nominated funeral director, apply to take a body abroad or repatriate a body

  • For jurors

    What to expect if you have asked to be a juror at an inquest, and how to claim expenses