WHAT DO YOU DO WHEN SOMEONE DIES?
The death of a loved one is an emotional and traumatic experience.
There are many steps you can take to ensure a smoother transition through what will be an emotional period for all involved.
If there are no pre-arranged funeral plans in place, it would be our privilege to assist you.
We are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Our friendly staff are willing to assist you with further information. Contact us.
ORGANISATIONS TO NOTIFY OF THE DEATH
Below is a checklist of people and organisations who may need to be contacted regarding a death. Such notification will assist in
finalising some financial affairs:
■ Public Trustee
■ Executor of Will
■ Other Financial Institution
■ Insurance Companies
■ Superannuation Fund
■ Heath Fund
■ Australian Taxation Office
■ Electoral Office
■ Social Security / Veterans’ Affairs
■ Local Council (Rates)
■ Vehicle Registration and Licensing
■ Telecommunications Providers (Phone, internet)
■ Other health care professionals
■ Department Store (Account)
■ Post Office
■ Hire Purchase Company
■ Health Benefit Fund
■ Social Club
■ Home care (Meals on Wheels)
■ Clubs (RSL, sports clubs, business clubs)
■ Veterans Affairs
■ Schools, TAFE, University
■ Funeral Insurance Fund
■ My Aged Care
■ Financial Advisor
■ Utilities (Gas, Electricity, Water)