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The Coroner Service

Inquiry

This inquiry examined the effectiveness and capacity of the Coroner Service. It also looked at whether enough progress has been made in improving bereaved people's experience of the Coroner Service.

The Coroners and Justice Act 2009 introduced changes to the service which were implemented in 2013. This included the appointment of the Chief Coroner.

Read an interactive summary of our key recommendations to the Government.

Read the call for evidence to find out more about the inquiry.

 

Reports, special reports and government responses

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1st Report - The Coroner Service
Inquiry The Coroner Service
Committees Justice Committee
HC 68
Report
Response to this report
3rd Special Report - The Coroner Service: Government Response to the Committee’s First Report
HC 675
Special Report
3rd Special Report - The Coroner Service: Government Response to the Committee’s First Report
Inquiry The Coroner Service
Committees Justice Committee
HC 675
Special Report

Oral evidence transcripts

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17 November 2020
Inquiry The Coroner Service
Committees Justice Committee
Oral Evidence
8 September 2020
Inquiry The Coroner Service
Committees Justice Committee
Oral Evidence
20 October 2020
Inquiry The Coroner Service
Committees Justice Committee
Oral Evidence
COR0030 - The Coroner Service
Witnesses The Coroners' Society of England and Wales
Committees Justice Committee
Written Evidence
COR0107 - The Coroner Service
Witnesses INQUEST
Committees Justice Committee
Written Evidence
COR0104 - The Coroner Service
Witnesses NHS
Committees Justice Committee
Written Evidence

Other publications

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