Federation of Burial
and Cremation Authorities

What is the FBCA

The Federation of Burial and Cremation Authorities (FBCA) provides services
to the owners and operators of
cemeteries and crematoria across
the whole of the UK. Currently the
FBCA represents approximately
85% of all UK crematoria.


The FBCA is a primary link between Government Departments in England Scotland and Wales and Burial and Cremation Authorities throughout the UK. Information issued by these Departments can be quickly disseminated to our members via this website or email.


View current job opportunities or
see information on how to place
an advert. This service allows burial
and cremation authorities to reach
not only their target audience in
the UK but also millions




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A number of guides or reference documents already exist for those whose duties are wholly or partly directed to the management of burial grounds. For the most part, however, existing guidance has been designed for use by managers of particular types of cemetery or churchyard(such as the larger municipal cemetery or Church of England churchyard).The purpose of this guide is to draw together in one place general but relevant advice for all burial ground managers, with pointers to where more detail


BURIAL AND CREMATION (Scotland) Act 2016

An Act of the Scottish Parliament to restate and amend the law relating to burial and cremation; to make provision about exhumation of human remains; to make provision in relation to the inspection and licensing of funeral directors; and for connected purposes. - See more at:

Burial & Cremation (scotland) ACT 2016