Funeral Director's Licence - Western Australia

Description

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

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Description
Apply Application

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

Forms

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

Act(s) name

Cemeteries Act 1986 WA

Local law(s) name

Cemeteries Local Law 2001

Approval time

Approximately one month.

Administering agency

Shire of Cranbrook

Contact details

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

Enquiries Officer

Shire of Cranbrook

Operating address: Gathorne St
Cranbrook
WA 6321
Mailing address: PO BOX 21
Cranbrook, Western Australia 6321
Phone: 08 98261008
Fax: 08 98261090
Email: shire@cranbrook.wa.gov.au