Funeral and Cremation Services Council of Saskatchewan
The Funeral and Cremation Services Council of Saskatchewan (FCSCS), founded in 2001, plays a vital role in upholding consumer confidence within the funeral and cremation services industry. Comprising elected industry experts and publicly appointed members, the FCSCS serves as the authority responsible for establishing and enforcing high standards of practice and procedures for funeral homes and crematoria in the province. This council’s primary duties encompass the education, licensing, and regulation of various industry professionals, including funeral directors, embalmers, salespersons, funeral homes, crematoriums, and transfer services. Their commitment extends to setting educational, competency, and service benchmarks, ensuring ethical conduct among members, safeguarding consumer interests, and conducting thorough investigations into public complaints. Located in Regina, the FCSCS operates with a dedicated administrative team focused on ensuring regulatory compliance through regular inspections and maintaining the integrity of funeral and cremation services in Saskatchewan.