Information about the Victorian cemetery sector
Information about the sector, what to do after someone dies and relevant legislation.
Cemeteries and crematoria publications
Newsletters, reports and fact sheets about cemeteries and crematoria.
Departmental applications and approvals for the cemetery sector
How to apply for an exhumation licence, repatriation certificate, private burial approval, cremation authorisation, or variation or forced surrender of a right of interment.
Interments and memorials
Information about interring remains and memorials in Victorian public cemeteries.
Governance and finance
Governance, fee-setting and financial reporting information for cemetery trusts.
Cemetery grants program
Cemetery grants program application process, guidelines and application forms
Land and development
Land and infrastructure planning and development information for cemetery trusts.
Reviewed 11 August 2023