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

Annual.

Expiry

30 June.

Fees

 TypeAmount
ApplyApplication$150.00
Licence$150.00

Forms

 Resources
Apply

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

Administering agency

Shire of Gingin

Act(s) name

Health (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1911 (Western Australia)

Local law(s) name

Health Local Law 2017

Contact details

Environmental Health Officer
Shire of Gingin


Operating address:
7 Brockman Street
Gingin
WA 6503
Mailing address:
PO BOX 510
Gingin, Western Australia 6503

Phone:

08 9575 2211
mail@gingin.wa.gov.au

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