Funeral director views requested for cremation consultation by Ministry of JusticeFebruary 25, 2016 // No Comments
The Ministry of Justice will be hosting a web chat on 29th February from 12 to 1 pm. As a funeral director, your views are sought on the issues and proposals in their consultation on cremations (covering England and Wales only). They are specifically interested in your views on:
- a definition of ashes
- the cremation of babies of less than 24 weeks’ gestation
- a national cremation working group
- an inspector
- the collection of ashes
To get involved:
- Join the web chat on 29th February 12 to 1 pm by clicking here.
- Read the proposals here
- Submit your views or questions from now until Sunday 28 February by email.
Comments and suggestions will be fed into the consultation process to help inform the way forward. The consultation closes on 9 March 2016 and the plan is publish a response document later in the spring / early summer.