Register a death

How and where to register a death and what documents you will need


Information on North Ayrshire Council maintained cemeteries

Arrange a burial

Arranging a burial or interment of ashes in North Ayrshire

Memorials in cemeteries

Types of memorials permitted in North Ayrshire cemeteries and how we ensure their safety

Death outside Scotland

What to do if a death occurs outside Scotland

Bereavement Charter

The standards of service and care bereaved families should expect to receive following the death of a loved one

Copy of certificate

How to apply for a copy of a death certificate

Family records

Our experienced team will help you trace your family history

War memorials

North Ayrshire Council is custodian for 23 war memorials