NGUZO Articles of Association – Last Updated February 21, 2024

NGUZO Association By-Laws – Last Updated July 29, 2022


Members Meetings


  1. What to do when someone dies – Answers to common questions about what to do, and what support is available, when a loved one dies in Ontario.
  2. The Bereavement Authority of Ontario (BAO) – is a government delegated authority administering provisions of the Funeral, Burial and Cremation Services Act, 2002, (FBCSA) on behalf of the Ministry of Government and Consumer Services. Responsible for protection of the public interest, the BAO regulates and supports: licensed funeral establishment operators, directors and preplanners; cemetery, crematorium and alternative disposition operators; transfer service operators; and bereavement sector sales representatives across Ontario. The BAO is wholly funded by licensee fees. See their resources
    BAO Resources on Consumer Rights
    BAO For Death Care Resources

    BOA Contacts –

  1. The Ontario Funeral Service Association Resources – The Ontario Funeral Service Association is the leader in advocacy and ethical business advancement for the independent and family owned funeral homes in Ontario, providing Members with professional development, support, resources and peer networks. See their resources:
  1. Funeral Service Association of Canada (FSAC) is the leading national funeral service association that represents funeral homes, cemeteries, crematoriums, bereavement sector suppliers and other funeral service professionals. An essential ally and advocate for our members, we are dedicated to promoting the value of meaningful end-of-life services and events through education, public awareness, legislative guidance and advocacy. See their resources


  1. InMemory – Canada’s largest online database of funeral homes with pricing details of over 650 establishments. Find how much is it going to cost –
  2. Burial plots, funeral services and more — this is how much it costs to die in Canada
  3. What do I need to know about funerals in Ontario?