Laws and Regulations

Kentucky Embalmers & Funeral Directors Laws

New Regulation Notice!!!!!

As of November 17, 2017 the following Kentucky Administrative Regulations have been approved:

201 KAR 15:110(11) has been deleted.

201 KAR 15:030 addresses continuing education sponsor programs, document processing fees, and Level II apprenticeship fees. Licensure fees have NOT been increased.

Please be advised of the following fee changes:

Continuing Education Sponsor Application: $150 per program

Level II Apprentice Application: $50 per licensure type

Processing Fee: $25 (includes any actions not covered by other established statues or regulations such as national exams scores, out-of-state verifications, name changes, etc.)

Individual and Establishment Licensure fees have NOT increased.


If you have questions pertaining to the laws, rules or regulations, please contact the Board office at 502-426-4589.

Kentucky Embalmers & Funeral Directors Laws, KRS Chapter 316

Kentucky Embalmers & Funeral Directors Regulations, KAR Chapter 15

The link below contains helpful information on fees, burial, transportation, disinterment and pre-need. It is for informational purposes only and does not include all the details contained in the law.

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