Funeral Planning Authority

Funeral Planning Authority Board Shaken Up

The Funeral Planning Authority (FPA) has announced today 23rd June 2017, significant constitutional changes, according to the Funeral Service Times. Instead of the board being controlled by the members, it will become independent. We suspect this will result in important changes to protect the public, which the old board did not move on. At the …

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What is the Funeral Planning Authority?

Dignity brings clarity to consumers regarding the Funeral Planning Authority. Non members are delighted that consumers will now be rather clearer on the real role of the Funeral Planning Authority.  It has great intentions, but at the end of the day it is a Trade Association and not an official Regulator. Safe Hands had a discussions …

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The Funeral Planning Authority and Funeral Plans

What is the role of the Funeral Planning Authority in the regulation of Funeral Planning? It is not an official body, it is a Trade Association which does indeed seek to raise standards by way of self-regulation.  But that does not mean that firms who choose not to subscribe are in any way inferior.  We certainly …

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