New Establishment Information
To open a new establishment, the following process will
apply (please read the entire page before beginning this process):
Study KRS 316.125 and 201 KAR 15:110, OSHA
regulations, and the FTC Funeral Rule to ensure your establishment meets all
statutes and regulations.
Go to the FORMS page, complete the New
Establishment application and send the original copy to the Board office.
Once your establishment is ready, contact the
Board office to be referred for a new establishment inspection.
Please do not request an inspection unless the
new establishment has appropriate square footage and equipment according to the
above named statutes and regulations
The inspector will contact you to schedule the
inspection of the new establishment.
Once the establishment has been inspected and
all paperwork is complete, the establishment will be placed on the agenda for
the appropriate board meeting.
Check agenda deadlines for the meeting for which
you are interested in attending.
You will receive a letter with the appointment
time, date, and location of the board meeting in which your establishment
application will be presented.
The owner and manager(s) must attend the board
NOTE—any document changes
submitted after the initial paperwork has been received may incur a processing
fee according to 201 KAR 15:030(8).