Frequently asked FOIs

Public health funerals

This page provides regularly asked FOI information on all public health funerals, and their costs, held since 1 January 2016.

To this information is up to date as of April 2021 and will be updated again in December 2021.

Please note

  • We do not hold full details for funerals held before 2016. 
  • Lichfield District Council do not own, run or manage any graveyards or cemeteries.
  • Lichfield District Council do not hold any data of funerals, cremations or burials other than public health funerals.

Family members are able to attend the funeral. Where there is a cremation the ashes can be returned to the family if requested. The family will not be charged to have the ashes returned to them.

Please check to see if your FOI request is answered below before submitting a new request.

Public health funerals

This information is available in two formats: