Coronavirus (COVID-19): timetable for easing restrictions in Scotland

31st March 2021

Last week, the First Minister announced the intention to lift the…

Scottish First Minister Announces Reopening of Places of Worship

9th March 2021

In her statement to Parliament on 9th March 2021, the First Minister announced…

Funeral Director: Code of Practice – Focus Groups With Scottish Government

15th February 2021

The Scottish Government remains keen to hear from members of the…

Scottish Government Consultation Analysis Report

10th February 2021

Between June and September 2019 the Scottish Government undertook an online…

Feedback for Scottish Government

15th January 2021

In 2019 the Burial and Cremation Team at the Scottish Government…

Appointment of Inspectors of Burial, Cremation and Funeral Directors

14th December 2020

Joe FitzPatrick, Minister for Public Health, Sport and Wellbeing has appointed…

Scottish Sub-Committee on the Continuing Development of the New Bereavement Environment

21st November 2019

The Scottish Sub – Committee of the Federation met on 25th…

The Cremation (Scotland) Regulations 2019 Updated Guidance

3rd October 2019

A letter has been released with guidance on The Cremation (Scotland)…

Memorial Safety Guidance

25th July 2019

The Scottish Government have published Memorial Safety Guidance. This guidance follows…

The Funeral Director: Code of Practice Consultation is Live!

24th June 2019

Following input from industry experts, the Scottish Government are pleased to announce…

Funeral Costs Guidance

22nd May 2019

The Scottish Government has published guidance on funeral costs. The new…

Required Procedure in Advance of New Crematorium Opening

9th April 2019

The Burial and Cremation (Scotland) Act 2016 repeals the Cremation Act…

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