Estate Planning – much neglected

Government Coronovirus Guidance Death and Cremation

1) Cremation: guidance for applicants

Information on how to organise a cremation, including how to apply for a cremation, declare your wishes regarding ashes, request medical certificates and declare fitted implants.  More

2) Cremation: Guide for Funeral Directors.

This cremation guidance has been revised to reflect the temporary changes to the Cremation (England and Wales) Regulations 2008 provided for in the Coronavirus Act 2020 which came into force on 26 March 2020.  More…

3) Notification of Death Regulations

Guidance to medical practitioners on notifying deaths to the coroner is an amended version of previous guidance to reflect the temporary changes made by the Coronavirus Act 2020. More….

4) Medical practitioners: guidance on completing cremation forms

Help for medical practitioners on how to complete cremation form Cremation. Revised guidance published to reflect the temporary changes to the Cremation (England and Wales) Regulations 2008 provided for in the Coronavirus Act 2020.

5) Crematorium medical referees: guidance on cremation forms

Guidance for crematorium medical referees on how to fill in cremation forms. Revised guidance published to reflect the temporary changes to the Cremation (England and Wales) Regulations 2008 provided for in the Coronavirus Act 2020

5) Crematorium managers: guidance on cremation regulations and forms

Advice and guidance for crematorium managers and cremation authorities on the correct forms to use when arranging a cremation. Revised guidance published to reflect the temporary changes to the Cremation (England and Wales) Regulations 2008 provided for in the Coronavirus Act 2020