Morgue Licence - Western Australia

Service summary

You will require this licence if you intend to use premises as a morgue. A morgue is a place used to temporarily keep bodies of the dead for lawful purposes including viewing, examination and identification prior to before burial or cremation.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Exemptions

This licence does not include morgues in public hospitals, council or police buildings.

Eligibility requirements

You must comply with specific health standards and practices. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

As specified.

Expiry

Licences expire on 30 June each year.

Fees

 TypeAmount
ApplyLicence$140.00

Forms

 Resources
Apply

Application for a Morgue Licence - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Administering agency

City of Perth

Act(s) name

Health Act 1911 (Western Australia)

Local law(s) name

Health Local Law 2000

Contact details

Enquiries, Approval Services
City of Perth

Operating address:
27 St George's Terrace
Perth
WA 6000
Mailing address:
GPO BOX C120
Perth, Western Australia 6839

Phone:

08 9461 3366

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