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410 Capitol Avenue, MS #13PHOCemetery

P. O. Box 340308

Hartford, CT 06134-0308



Licensure/Examination Information

Phone:   860-509-7603 - Menu Option 6

Fax:       860-509-8457


Administrative/Non Licensure




Mandatory Continuing Education


On-Line License Verification


Reporting a Complaint


Mandatory Reporting of Impaired Practitioners





Statutes and Regulations

 Connecticut General Statutes Chapter 385  - Embalmers and Funeral Directors


 Connecticut General Statutes Chapter 368j  - Cemeteries


 Connecticut General Statutes Chapter 368k  - Crematories


 Connecticut General Statutes Section 19a-91  - Transportation of bodies


 Connecticut General Statutes Chapter 743c - Funeral Service Contracts


Cremation Permit - Revised 10/2004 (pdf)





Embalmers and Funeral Directors (pdf)


Reportable Diseases (pdf)


Mandatory Disclosure Rules (pdf)


Transportation of Bodies of Deceased Persons (pdf)


Administrative Regulations

Public Health Code - Rules of Practice (pdf)





Board Members


Darrell L. McClam, Embalmer, Chairman

Edgar Rodriguez, Embalmer
Daniel Jowdy, Embalmer

Agnes M. Pier (Public Member)


1 Vacancy



Meeting Agendas and Minutes





Disciplinary Actions


Disciplinary Actions Against Licensees


Regulatory Action Reports - A listing of disciplinary actions taken against all licensed professionals and organizations.