Funeral Director's Licence - Western Australia

Service summary

You will require this licence if you intend to conduct funerals at a cemetery in Western Australia. A funeral director's licence is issued by a Board responsible for the management of a cemetery. It authorises you to conduct funerals at a particular cemetery or cemeteries.

You will be responsible for arranging all permits, applications and authorities, as well as all other matters, associated with the funeral.

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.

Eligibility requirements

Applications must be made to the Board responsible for the cemetery. You will be eligible for a licence if:

  • You have the qualifications and experience required;
  • You have a good reputation and are considered fit to hold a funeral director's licence; and
  • You have suitable facilities and equipment for handling and storing dead bodies and conducting funerals.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

One year from issue of licence

Expiry

30 June.

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

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

Forms

 Resources
Apply

Funeral Director's Licence - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Approval time

Approximately one month.

Administering agency

Shire of Perenjori

Act(s) name

Cemeteries Act 1986 (Western Australia)

Local law(s) name

Local Law Relating to the Perenjori and Latham Cemeteries 2000

Contact details

Enquiries Officer
Shire of Perenjori


Operating address:
56 Fowler Street
Perenjori
WA 6620
Mailing address:
PO BOX 22
Perenjori, Western Australia 6620

Phone:

08 99730100

Fax:

08 99731029
admin@perenjori.wa.gov.au

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