Cemeteries & crematoria

Cemeteries and Crematoria NSW (CCNSW) is a statutory agency supporting and regulating the interment industry, assessing interment needs and developing planning strategies for cemetery space. We also provide information to the public.

CCNSW was created in 2014 under the Cemeteries and Crematoria Act 2013.

Customer Service Standards

Our Customer Service Standards outline our vision, purpose, priorities and standards.

Advice to operators

For information on the sale of inactive or full capacity cemeteries, read the Advisory Note on the sale of closed cemeteries.

Public consultation on the Cemeteries and Crematoria Amendment Regulation 2017

The draft Cemeteries and Crematoria Amendment Regulation 2017 was on public exhibition together with the Better Regulation Statement for a period of 28 days between 24 November 2017 and 22 December 2017.

Learn more at Cemeteries and Crematoria Amendment Regulation 2017

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    Cemeteries and Crematoria Amendment Regulation 2017

    The draft was on public exhibition for a period of 28 days between November and December 2017.

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    Interment industry

    Over 230 cemetery and crematorium operators provide interment services across NSW.

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    Locations

    Our current register will help you find cemeteries and crematoria across NSW.

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    Structure & governance

    Find out how and who the Cemeteries and Crematoria NSW govern.

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    Planning & reporting

    Plans and reports about NSW cemeteries and crematorias.

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    Publications

    The complete list of publications by Cemeteries and Crematoria NSW.

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    Contact & complaints

    We are committed to promptly addressing and resolving complaints concerning cemeteries, crematoria, or our service.