Morgue Licence - Western Australia

Description

You will require this licence if you intend to use a premises as a morgue. A morgue is a building 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

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount
Apply Application All $50.00

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Application for a Morgue Licence - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Act(s) name

Health (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1911 WA

Local law(s) name

Local Laws No. 12 - Health

Administering agency

Shire of Merredin

Contact details

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

Environmental Health Officer

Shire of Merredin

Operating address: Cnr King and Barrack Streets
Merredin
WA 6415
Mailing address: PO BOX 42
Merredin, Western Australia 6415
Phone: 08 9041 1611
Fax: 08 9041 2379
Email: admin@merredin.wa.gov.au
Website: Shire of Merredin (Opens in new window)