While the British Columbia Funeral Association primarily represents funeral homes and
crematoriums, cemeteries can also benefit from joining the association.
A Membership with BC Funerals
By joining the BC Funeral Association, cemeteries can become part of a larger community of funeral service professionals in British Columbia and stay informed about industry trends and best practices. Cemeteries can benefit from the association’s resources, support, and advocacy efforts.
The BC Funeral Association provides opportunities for members to enrol in
continuing education and professional development programs. Cemeteries can benefit from learning about best practices in cemetery management, landscaping, and maintenance.
Networking & Collaboration
While cemeteries may not interact with funeral homes and crematoriums on a daily basis, there may be opportunities for collaboration and partnership. By becoming a member, cemeteries can connect with others and explore opportunities for collaboration.
Advocacy & Representation
We advocate on behalf of our members on issues affecting the funeral industry in British Columbia. This can include lobbying the government on regulatory issues, providing input on proposed legislation, and advocating for the rights of bereaved families.
Marketing & Promotion
We provide members with access to a range of resources and support services, including legal and financial advice, marketing and branding support, and guidance on industry regulations and standards.
Frequently asked questions
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From how to enrol, what the member benefits are and what a membership with the BC Funeral Association looks like, we have a team of professionals to support you when answering these questions.
If you’re still looking for more clarity and want to know what the first steps look like, you can reach out to us at any time to discuss your options.
We look forward to hearing from you.
The BC Funeral Association is open to individuals and businesses in the funeral service industry in British Columbia, including funeral directors, embalmers, funeral homes, cemeteries, and crematoriums.
To become a member of the BC Funeral Association, you must complete a membership application and pay the annual membership fee. You can find the application form on our website or by contacting us directly.
Membership fees vary depending on the type of membership and the size of the organization. You can find a breakdown of membership fees on our website.
The Application Process
We’ve made the application process as streamlined and simple for you as possible. From entering your organization’s basic details to providing a brief directory listing description, the online application is straightforward. If you still have questions or need assistance applying we are always here to support you through the process.