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Fees: Funeral and cemeteries

Cemeteries fees
Description Fee
Certificate of Authority to Operate $300
Certificate of Authority renewal $6.20/burial performed during the previous year
Prearrangement sales license $250
Prearrangement sales license renewal $225
Exemption from limited prearrangement sales license $70
Exemption from limited prearrangement sales license renewal $35
Cremated remains disposition permit $70
Cremated remains disposition permit renewal $35
License print fee $5
Reduction facility* fees
Description Fee
License application $210
License renewal $8.00 per reduction per year
License print fee $5

*Note: Reduction facilities include alkaline hydrolysis facilities, crematories, and natural organic reduction facilities

Reduction operators** fees
Description Fee
License application $135
License renewal $100
License print fee $5

**Note: Reduction facilities include alkaline hydrolysis facilities, crematories, and natural organic reduction facilities

Embalmers fees
Description Fee
Embalmer initial application $100
Embalmer license renewal $150
Embalmer late renewal with late fee $185
License print fee $5
Funeral directors fees
Description Fee
Funeral director initial application $100
Funeral director license renewal $150
Funeral director late renewal with late fee $185
License print fee $5
Funeral establishments fees
Description Fee
Funeral establishment application $400
Funeral establishment renewal $325
Funeral establishment branch location application $350
Funeral establishment branch location renewal $325
Prearrangement funeral service contract registration application $250
Prearrangement funeral service contract registration renewal $225
Certificate of removal registration $30
Certificate of removal registration renewal $15
License print fee $5
Internships fees
Description Fee
Funeral director intern application $135
Funeral director intern renewal $100
Funeral director intern late renewal with late fee $135
Embalmer intern application $135
Embalmer intern renewal $100
Embalmer intern renewal with late fee $135
License print fee $5

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