Form

Authorise the cremation of a stillborn child

Form for medical referees to authorise the cremation of a stillborn child.

Document

Authorisation of cremation of stillborn child by medical referee (CR13)

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Details

Before a stillborn child can be cremated, a medical referee must authorise the cremation.

To do this, complete this CR13 form which confirms that:

  • the cremation meets the regulations
  • the person who issued the certificate completed an adequate examination of the stillborn child
  • there’s no reason for further examination
Published 2 January 2009