Our Professional Service Fee incorporates the various tasks and services typically involved in arranging, planning and conducting a funeral, including

  • Funeral arranged during or after normal office hours every day of the year by prior arrangement.
  • Arrangement at one of our 9 locations.
  • Arrangement at other location during normal office hours.
  • Transfer of the deceased from place of death in Perth/Mandurah Metro area.
  • Preparation of deceased for burial or cremation.
  • Viewing (1 hour duration) in our Chapel during normal office hours.
  • Provision of well appointed, air conditioned arranging room, chapel and condolence lounge.
  • Liaise with Clergy and co-ordination of Church requirements for all denominations.
  • Trained consultants to advise upon and complete the many aspects of funeral matters.
  • Obtaining of necessary cremation certificate, preparation of cremation documents.
  • Liaise with Cemetery or Crematorium for reservation of grave, interment or cremation.
  • Arranging of Civil Celebrant.
  • Preparation of Death Registration and lodging with Registrar General.
  • Preparation and insertion of notices in metropolitan, country or interstate press.
  • Collection and return of all floral tribute cards.
  • Provision of record of attendance.
  • Provision of refreshments- tea, coffee, biscuits.
  • Attending to Pallbearers where required.
  • Use of Bowra & O’Dea’s modern black vehicle fleet.
  • Placement of the funeral notice on Bowra & O’Dea website.
  • Access to extensive music library.
  • Crèche facilities at Fremantle, Mandurah, Midland and Westminster Branches.
  • Courtesy bus on burial services (subject to availability).
  • Provision of support following the funeral including Trillion Trees Memorial Program.

Additional Costs

  • Cremation or Burial fees / permits
  • Coffin or casket
  • Certified Copy of Death Certificate
  • Doctors papers fee (only applicable if charged by the doctor)

Optional Costs – To obtain a quote on optional costs, please ask your funeral consultant

    • Clergy/Celebrant fee
    • Newspaper notices
    • Floral Tributes
    • Embalming
    • AV / Printing
    • 7 seater Limousine
    • Arrangement at residence, viewing and/or rosary after hours
    • Memorial DVD
    • Use of Bowra & O’Dea condolence lounge for refreshments when service held at different location (90 minutes)

Terms and Conditions

    • Credit Terms to approved clients – minimum 50% deposit due 72 hours prior to funeral, balance required within 21 days of the funeral.
    • Prepaid Funeral option available. Administration fee and Cemetery surcharge applies.

"I found the service provided by all staff members we met through Bowra & O'Dea to be at all times sensitive, courteous and professional. We did not encounter one obstacle, in fact, everything was a 'can do approach' which was an enormous help at the most difficult time in our lives. Thank you."

- Anonymous