Authorise the cremation of a dead person

Form for medical referees to authorise the cremation of a deceased person's body.


Authorisation of cremation of deceased person by medical referee (Cremation 10)

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This form must be completed by medical referees.

The form confirms that:

  • the cremation meets the regulations
  • the inquiry or examination made by the persons who gave the relevant certificates was adequate
  • the fact and cause of death have been agreed, or a coroner has opened an inquest
Published 2 January 2009
Last updated 6 April 2018 + show all updates
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