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Proposed Interment Industry Scheme

Cemeteries and Crematoria NSW’s (CCNSW) Interment Industry Scheme (IIS), introducing a licensing framework for cemetery and crematorium operators, commenced as part of the Cemeteries and Crematoria Regulation on 14 October 2022.  

The licence conditions under the Scheme have been approved by the CCNSW Board.

For information about the Scheme and new licensing system and conditions, please refer to the CCNSW website.

During the public consultation period, CCNSW received 21 formal submissions, 219 survey responses and hundreds of comments provided online and during consultation events. CCNSW thanks everyone who contributed to the development of the IIS.

The post-consultation report, which includes the changes made as a result of feedback, can also be viewed on our website. Written submissions received (other than those which requested confidentiality) are available below.



  • On Exhibition

    The consultation is open for public comment.

  • Under Consideration

    We'll be reviewing what you told us.

  • Made and Finalised

    The final outcomes of this consultation will be documented here.

Consultation period


More information

Exhibiting agency or agencies: DPE
Exhibition location: NSW Planning Portal