Death Certification changes in Scotland – how do they affect funeral directors?

August 21, 2015   //   No Comments

On 13th May 2015 legislation was changed regarding death certification in Scotland.

Disposal of the deceased, by any means, is now authorised once the family have the Form 14.  Cremation forms are no longer required.  SAIF Members may read the full guidelines for funeral directors published by the Scottish Government.  Simply login to the Members’ area, then use this link.  Alternatively, once logged on, choose Member Resources, then Funeral Profession Information and scroll down to the Scotland Specific area.