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Coroners, burials and cremations

This section has information about coroners, burials and cremations including:

Coroners: policy, practice, training and reform of the coroners' system.

Burials: burial law in England and the procedures where human remains are to be exhumed.

Cremation: cremation law in England and Wales, including the requirements set out in the Cremation Regulations to allow the cremation of the bodies of the deceased.







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