Guidance

Funeral directors: guidance on cremation regulations and forms

Information to help funeral directors arrange a cremation, including details of which forms to use.

Documents

The Cremation (England and Wales) Regulations 2008 - guidance for funeral directors

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The Cremation (England and Wales) Regulations 2008 - guidance for funeral directors (Print version)

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Details

The guidance gives details of the forms needed for arranging a cremation and explains options for what should happen to the ashes and explains the right of an applicant (or a person they nominate) to inspect the cremation medical certificates.

Published 2 February 2012
Last updated 6 April 2018 + show all updates
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