Frequently Asked Question

Is the cremation of a body governed by a code of ethics and working practices?

Cremation Authorities who are members of the Federation of British Cremation Authorities are required to operate strictly in accordance with a Code of Cremation Practice. This Code, which provides the ethical standard for cremation practice as adopted by the majority of crematoria in Great Britain is available on request at the Crematorium. A copy can be downloaded from the Federation website Aberdeen City Council is a member of the Federation of British Cremation Authorities.