Arizona Board of Funeral Directors and Embalmers
To create and maintain a balance between
fair and equitable business regulation and the protection of the public's
health, safety and welfare in the use and purchase of goods and services
required for death.
Welcome from the
Welcome to the State of Arizona
Board of Funeral Directors and Embalmers WEB Site. The site was
designed for both consumers and licensees alike. It contains a
variety of information ranging from a directory of licensees to a
guide for consumers under the publications link. Feel free to send us
your comments on any way you would like to see this site improved.
What We Do
The Board examines and licenses individuals who provide
funeral goods and services. The Board also accepts
complaints against licensed and unlicensed individuals
and businesses, investigates allegations, and forwards
complaints on felony discovery to prosecuting
authorities. the Board oversees approximately 1600
licensees practicing in the state, and serves all
Arizona citizens who receive funeral goods and services.
Message From the President
State Board of Funeral Directors and Embalmers
1400 West Washington,
Phoenix, Arizona 85007 Phone: (602) 542-3095
Notices for all Board meetings are posted on
the first and second floors of 1400 W. Washington Phoenix
85007. Notices can also be obtained by clicking on the
Meeting Notices, Agendas and Minutes link on any page.
Email Addresses have Changed
The email addresses for all staff and the Board have
changes. New addresses are located on the "Staff"
and "Contact Us" pages.
The 2012 Board Bulletin is available -
In 2012 the Board
Issued over 1,600 renewals
and licensed or registered:
6 Crematory Licenses
8 Establishment Permits
55 Pre-need Salespersons
33 Funeral Directors
18 Establishment Licenses
37 Cremationist Licenses
1 Crematory Permit
4 Multiple Licenses
1 Endorsement Permit
Current number of Funeral Establishments - 169
Current number of Crematories - 51