Single Funeral Permit - Western Australia

Description

You will require this permit if you intend to conduct a funeral at a cemetery. A single funeral permit authorises you to conduct one funeral at a particular cemetery.

Single funeral permits may be issued for one of two purposes:

  1. To authorise someone who does not hold a funeral director's licence to conduct a funeral.
  2. To authorise the holder of a funeral director's licence to conduct a funeral at another cemetery not specified in his or her licence.

By obtaining a single funeral permit, you become the acting funeral director and it is your responsibility to arrange for 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

To be eligible for this permit you must:

  • be of a good reputation and be considered fit to conduct a funeral
  • have access to suitable facilities and equipment
  • lodge the required burial or cremation application and associated certificates and permits
  • pay the permit fees.

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

Duration

As specified.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application Sole Trader, Company, Partnership, Trust, Other, Co-operative, Incorporated Association

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

Forms

Task Resources
Apply Application for Single Funeral Permit - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Approval Time

Approximately two hours.

Administering agency

Shire of Dandaragan

Contact details

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

Enquiries Officer

Operating address: Jurien Bay Administration Centre
Jurien Bay
WA 6516
Mailing address: PO BOX 676
Jurien Bay, Western Australia 6516
Phone: 08 9652 0800
Fax: 08 9652 1310
Email: council@dandaragan.wa.gov.au