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, when a service is held at our chapel.
  • 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
    • 6 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.

"This is the second funeral Bowra & O'Dea have assisted us with, once again the service was excellent. Josephine was exceptionally efficient, warm and helpful, as was Helen on the day of the funeral along with the rest of the staff. Thank you for ensuring the funeral was exactly as he had wanted."

- Anonymous