Publication - Advice and guidance

Burial ground memorial safety: local authority guidance

Published: 5 Jun 2019
Directorate:
Population Health Directorate
Part of:
Health and social care
ISBN:
9781787818521

Guidance to assist local authorities meet their obligations to inspect and make safe memorials and headstones in local authority burial grounds.

33 page PDF

296.2 kB

33 page PDF

296.2 kB

Contents
Burial ground memorial safety: local authority guidance
Annex C: List of Contributors

33 page PDF

296.2 kB

Annex C: List of Contributors

This guidance has been developed with contributions from and in agreement with the following organisations:

  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC)
  • Dumfries and Galloway Council
  • East Ayrshire Council
  • Federation of Burial and Cremation Authorities (FBCA)
  • Glasgow City Council
  • Highland Council
  • Historic Environment Scotland (HES)
  • Institute of Cemetery and Crematorium Management (ICCM)
  • Inverclyde Council
  • Midlothian Council
  • National Association of Memorial Masons (NAMM)
  • National Committee on Carved Stones in Scotland (NCCSS)
  • North Ayrshire Council
  • North Lanarkshire Council
  • Perth and Kinross Council
  • Renfrewshire Council
  • Scottish Bereavement Benchmarking Group (SBBG)
  • Scottish Borders Council
  • South Lanarkshire Council

Contact

Email: katrina.mcneill@gov.scot