Approval as a Cemetery Manager - Tasmania

Description

You will need this approval if you intend to manage a cemetery. Cemetery managers are responsible for:

  • the correct handling and burial of human remains
  • providing public access to cemeteries
  • administration and record keeping
  • general maintenance and upkeep of cemeteries.

Approved cemetery managers may:

  • sell a cemetery
  • purchase a cemetery
  • establish a new cemetery
  • close a cemetery.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this approval you must:

  • be a body corporate
  • ensure the officers of the body corporate are fit and proper persons
  • own or lease the cemetery land
  • have a Cemetery Management Program
  • hold a current National Police Check.

Please refer to 'Becoming a Cemetery Manager Information Sheet' for more information.

Duration

As specified

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $204.00

Cemetery manager application. Fees for 2022-23

Apply Application All $102.00

Application to establish a new cemetery. Fees for 2022-23

Apply Application All $204.00

Certificate of compliance application. Fees for 2022-23

Apply Application All $204.00

Cemetery closure application. Fees for 2022-23

Apply Application All $136.00

Application to reduce certain time frames. Fees for 2022-23

Act(s) name

Burial and Cremation Act 2019 Tasmania

Regulation(s) name

Burial and Cremation Regulations 2015 Tasmania

Administering agency

Department of Premier and Cabinet

Local Government Division

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.