Welcome to the Board of Embalmers & Funeral Directors
This agency consists of 5 Board members, 3 office staff and 1 inspector. The Board includes four licensed funeral directors and embalmers and one public (consumer) member. Their objective is to prescribe the standards of efficiency for those who are engaged in the practice of funeral directing and embalming.
The Board adopts, promulgates and enforces regulations for the transaction of its business, the management of its affairs, and the promotion of the educational standards of the profession, as it considers expedient and consistent with KRS Chapter 316.
The Board is self-supporting through fees assessed for professional licensure. The agency receives no general fund tax appropriation.
The Board is calling a Special Meeting at 10:00 A.M. (EST) on Thursday, November 17, 2016 at the Board office to discuss
Litigation: Barr House Tributes
Discussions: Rodgers, Awkard, Lyons Funeral Home, Legal Contracts, Staff Documentation Review
We Will be Closed! The Board Office will be closed Tuesday, November 8th and Friday, November 11th.
WE HAVE MOVED!
The Board Office has moved to a new location. Please feel free to come visit us at the new Board Office.
Our new address is:
9114 Leesgate Road
Louisville, KY 40222
Board Meeting Deadline
The December Board meeting will be at the Crowne Plaza, Louisville, KY. The December Board meeting will be on December 6-7, 2016. The deadline for this meeting is November 23, 2016.
The apprentice sworn statements and book reports are due November 1, 2016. The body count list on the sworn statement should
cover April 16, 2016 to October 15, 2016. Please make sure the book report meets all requirements and all forms are signed
before mailing the packet in.