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The Black Country Coroner Service

The Black Country Coroner
The Black Country Coroner

The Black Country Coroner serves the residents of Sandwell, Dudley, Walsall and Wolverhampton.

The Coroner investigates unexplained, unexpected and unnatural deaths.

The Coroner for the Black Country is Mr Zafar Siddique and he can be contacted:

By email: sandwell_coroners@sandwell.gov.uk
By phone: 0121 569 7200

The coroner is based at Smethwick Council House, where inquests also take place. The address is:

The Coroners Court
Jack Judge House
Halesowen Street
Oldbury, B69 2AJ


Map and directions to Smethwick Council House

The opening hours of the Coroner's Office are Monday to Thursday 8am to 4pm and Friday 8am to 3pm.

Hospital and GP referrals within the Black Country

To complete a death referral to the Black Country Coroner please use the online forms on Black County Coroners Service page that are hosted by Sandwell MBC.

Please note: these forms are strictly for use by GPs and hospital staff only.

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