Welcome to Life Ledger

The free service that allows you to tell lots of companies about a death from one place

Life Ledger is free to send death notifications

What you need

The deceased’s:
  • Date of Death
  • Full name and usual address
  • Death certificate or interim death certificate (scan or photograph)
From you:
  • A piece of photographic ID, such as a passport of driving licence, to upload and verify your identity. (scan or photograph)

How to Register a Death with Bank of Communications (BoCom)

When sending a death notification, you will need to contact the Bank of Communications (BoCom) bereavement support team directly.

Calling the team on 0207 614 7600
Writing an email to admin@uk.bankcomm.com

Bank of Communications (UK) Ltd, 4th Floor, 1 Bartholomew Lane, London, EC2N 2AX

What documentation will I need to register a death with Bank of Communications (BoCom)? 

When contacting Bank of Communications (BoCom), we recommend that you have the following information to hand:

  • Account number and sort code
  • Full contact details for the deceased, including date of birth and telephone number
  • Name and contact details of the person dealing with the Estate – if not you, ensure that you have their permission to pass on their details

What happens next?

As with most financial companies, Bank of Communications will have their own procedures to follow, but they’ll keep you informed as to where they are and what they are doing.

Life Ledger can help

Our platform allows you to notify service providers and relevant companies quickly and efficiently. At no cost to you, we aim to reduce the administerial stress surrounding the loss of a loved one.

What people say about us

Thank you again for your personal engagement. I can see how important you are taking this.


A.D, Birmingham

Thank you so much for your concern and going that extra bit further for us, your understanding and compassion shines through.


J.J, Durham

You are making a difficult situation so much easier!


A.G, York

Thank you for everything, I know you've been working hard in the background, this has been a helpful service


N.N, Salisbury

Thanks. You have been a great help. It is appreciated. Take care


S.T, Swansea

It's good to know there's a nice company out there helping with this, thank you


G.Y, Kent

Great to get the emails from Life Ledger letting me know what's been actioned, it is definitely very helpful


C.A, Middlesex

Thank you for all of your support so far, your help has certainly made a difficult task a little more manageable


O.R, Essex

Thank you for all of your support so far, your help has certainly made a difficult task a little more manageable