Cremation: guidance for applicants

Information on how to organise a cremation, including how to apply for a cremation, request medical certificates and declare fitted implants.



This guide covers the most important things you need to do when organising a cremation, including how to:

  • make an application for the cremation
  • choose to inspect the medical certificates
  • declare whether the person who died had any implants fitted during their lifetime
Published 19 January 2012