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

Licences expire on 30 June each year.

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.

Forms

 Resources
Apply

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

Administering agency

Shire of Derby - West Kimberley

Act(s) name

Health Act 1911 (Western Australia)

Contact details

Enquiries Officer
Shire of Derby - West Kimberley


Operating address:
30 Loch Street
Derby
WA 6728
Mailing address:
PO BOX 94
Derby, Western Australia 6728

Phone:

08 91910999

Fax:

08 91910998
sdwk@sdwk.wa.gov.au

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