Funerals, graves and cremations

Burials and cremations

A death in Scotland must be registered within 8 days at any registration office in Scotland.

Arranging a funeral

Usually funeral arrangements are made with a funeral director.

We offer advice on buying a burial plot, arranging a funeral and erecting a headstone. We can also provide advice on dealing with funeral costs.

Cremation applications

Completed forms should be emailed to: inverness.crematorium@highland.gov.uk or printed and sent to: Administration Office, Inverness Crematorium, Inverness, IV3 8JN.

Phone 01463 717849 with any queries

Application for cremation

Infant cremation - code of practice

Organisations which offer support include:

Charges and advice on burials and cremations

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