Decision details

Revision of Bereavement Service Rules and Regulations

Decision Maker: Director: Communities

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


To approve the revised Crematorium and Cemetery Regulations.

Reasons for the decision:

Revision of the 2021 Rules and Regulations to ensure continued compliance in operating standards for Bereavement Services and reflect best practice as detailed in report from Bereavement Manager.

Alternative options considered:

To leave the current regulations unchanged which would mean that the council operate outside the scope of the Charter for the Bereaved, and not in line with guidance and industry best practice.

Publication date: 27/03/2024

Date of decision: 26/03/2024

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