Contact the Coroner

Where to find the Coroner's Court and how to get in touch with the Coroner and his officers


Coroner's Office for the County of Dorset, Town Hall, Bournemouth, BH2 6DY   

Opening Hours

The office is open 09.00am. to 4.00pm. Monday to Friday                

Contact By Phone            

Please speak to the appropriate Coroner's Officer (listed below)              

Office Telephone

01202 454910                


01202 454977              

By E-mail             

Contact by post

Use the address above or DX 156942 Bournemouth 3    

Coroner's Officers                

The Coroner's Officers are based in offices at Town Hall, Bourne Avenue, Bournemouth                

Mr Ian Parry - 01202 454930  - Email                

Mr Allan Young - 01202 454934   - Email                

Ms Carolyn Farenden - 01202 454943   - Email                

Mr Andy Lord - 01202 454926   - Email                

Mrs Nikki Muller - 01202 454939   - Email         

Mr Ken McEwan - 01202 454962 - Email

Mr Dave Tong - 01202 454943 - Email                                     

Coroner’s Officers' hours

8.00am – 4.00pm Monday to Thursday           

8.00 am - 3.30pm Friday

Out of hours

Contact through Dorset Police by phoning 101. A police officer will contact the duty Coroner’s Officer on your behalf. He/she will then contact you as soon as possible. If you know the name of the Coroner's Officer, ask for a message to be passed to that officer.