Checklist: Who to notify after someone dies
You can print this checklist to help you remember who to contact after someone dies.
Australian Taxation Office|
Banks, Credit Unions
Contact any bank or credit union the deceased held an account with.
If the deceased received Centrelink
Child Support Services
If the deceased paid or received child support.
|131 272 |
Department of Veterans' Affairs
If the deceased received a pension or benefit from Veterans'
|133 254 |
If the deceased was employed at the time of
International Services (Department
of Human Services)
If the deceased received a pension from another country.
|131 673 |
Funeral Insurance/Funeral Bond
If the deceased had funeral insurance or a funeral bond.
Landlord or Real Estate Agent
If the deceased was a tenant, inform the landlord or the real estate agent that manages the property.
If the deceased was a landlord, contact the real estate agent who managed the property and collected the rent.
If the deceased owned land or property.
Medicare||132 011 |
Nsw Trustee & Guardian
If the deceased was subject to a Financial management Order.
|1300 364 103 |
Roads & Maritime Services
If the deceased had a driver's licence or any vehicles registered in their name.
|132 213 |
Contact the deceased's superannuation fund.
Utilities (electricity, gas and
To cancel or transfer services to the person still living in the deceased person's home.
Contact the relevant service
provider to cancel or transfer services to the person still living in the deceased person's home.
Contact Australia Post to redirect mail.
Other: such as email or online accounts|