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Questions & Answers
It is common to have questions about the funeral process. This section answers some of the commonly asked questions we receive.Need Licensing Help?
Although people tend to avoid thinking about funerals until faced with the death of a loved one, it is just a natural part of planning for the future. Waiting until death, a time of stress and grief, often makes it a difficult time to finalize necessary arrangements.Learn More
When making funeral arrangements, here are some of the things you will need to consider: What kind of farewell will be appropriate? Will the deceased be buried or cremated? Will the deceased be embalmed? What type of casket is desired? Who can make funeral arrangements?Learn More
Funeral services businesses can assist families who will be applying for funding for the funeral. There will be eligibility requirements to be met which are determined through the application process.Learn More
Please contact the Alberta Funeral Services Regulatory Board (AFSRB). If you have any questions or if you need more information please contact the AFSRB at 1-800-563-4652 or visit the link below.Contact the AFSRB
Alternative methods of disposition
There have been two newer methods of disposition that have been gaining popularity i...