Mortuary Notification - New South Wales


You are required to notify the Agency if you intend to operate a mortuary. The Agency will use the notification to include you on the mortuary register.

A mortuary is an establishment that is used or intended to be used for the preparation of bodies, in the course of arrangements for their burial or cremation. This does not include premises such as hospitals, where bodies may be temporarily stored before they are transferred to a mortuary.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Please consult with the Contact Officer for information on any eligibility requirements.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All The fee will be determined by the Director-General, but will not exceed $100.

Act(s) name

Public Health Act 2010 NSW

Regulation(s) name

Public Health Regulation 2012 NSW

Administering agency

NSW Ministry of Health

Environmental Health Branch