The role of the Law Officers is to investigate sudden, unexpected, suspicious or unusual deaths, direct post-mortem examinations and authorise cremations. They will also direct the opening of an inquest if deemed necessary. Inquests within the Bailiwick of Guernsey are usually held in the Magistrate's Court.
Please follow these links for further information:
Off-Island Deaths / Repatriations
HM Receiver General Coronial Function
Guidance Notes - Deaths in the Bailiwick of Guernsey [865kb]
To contact the Law Officers in relation to their coronial function, please email firstname.lastname@example.org