Public Health Burials
Decision Maker: Cabinet
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: Yes
The Cabinet considered a report of the Executive Director (Neighbourhoods and Environment) proposing the adoption of the Public Health Act Funerals Policy.
1. That the Public Health Act Funeral Policy (November 2020), be adopted.
2. That Regulatory Services review the policy on an annual basis and presents any proposed changes to the policy to Cabinet for adoption.
Reason for Decision:
The arrangements for public health burials/cremations are a statutory responsibility.
Note: This is an Executive Function
Eligible for call-in to: Place Scrutiny Committee
Cabinet Member: Cllr Terry
Report author: Elizabeth Georgeou
Publication date: 15/01/2021
Date of decision: 14/01/2021
Decided at meeting: 14/01/2021 - Cabinet
Effective from: 23/01/2021