The Local Government (Cremation) Regulations (NI) - screening

Date published: 21 May 2024

Current cremation legislation in Northern Ireland dates back to 1961 - the Cremation (Belfast) Regulations (NI) 1961 (the 1961 Regulations) - and only applies to crematoria operated by Belfast City Council. The aim of the legislation is to revise current legislation to enable all council crematoria to be regulated under the same uniform process.


Exisiting/Revised/New: Revised
Date of Screening: 21/05/2024
Screening Outcome - Full EQIA recommended: No

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