Tell Us Once Service
What is Tell Us Once?
This service aims to reduce the number of local and central
government departments that residents of the Borough of Bedford
have to notify when they have had a bereavement.
Within 2 working days of registering the death with a Registrar
you will be sent a Tell us Once service code. Instructions on
how to use this unique reference will be sent with the code.
If you decide to use the service, you can choose which of the
following you would like to notify:
- Housing Benefit Office
- Council Tax
- Collection of payment for council services
- Electoral services
- Blue Badges
- Adult Services
- Children’s Services
Department for Work and
- Pensions and Benefits
- Overseas Health Team
HM Revenue & Customs
- Child Benefit
- Child Tax Credit & Working Tax Credit
- Personal Taxation
Identity and Passport
Driver and Vehicle Licensing
Ministry of Defence, Service Personnel
and Veterans Agency
This list is subject to change.
The most updated list is held on the Gov.uk bereavement