At Bowra & O’Dea, our company has been providing care and support to the Western Australian community since 1888. Our Direct cremation service provides a simple yet respectful service for your loved ones.

Our Direct Cremation Service Fee is $2,740. This cost incorporates the various tasks and services typically involved in arranging, planning, and conducting a cremation (excluding a funeral service).

This includes:

•  Arrangement Tuesday to Thursday during office hours by phone, email or at our office

•  Transfer of the deceased into our care within the Perth/Mandurah Metro area

•  Respectful preparation and placing of deceased in a cotton garment

•  Direct disposal capsule suitable for cremation

•  If required, identification at our After Care Centre Highgate, Medina or Mandurah facilities for up to 15 minutes and no more than 3 people. (Identification time is at our discretion)

•  Cremation – including Cremation Permit and Cremation Fee (Cremation booking time is at our discretion)

•  Registration and copy of Death Certificate

To view our range of cremation plans and funeral packages, click here.

Please note that all cremations in Perth are performed by the Metropolitan Cemeteries Board. The cremation of your loved one will be conducted at one of the local crematoriums in Perth located at Karrakatta Cemetery, Pinnaroo Valley Memorial Park.

Additional Costs

•  Doctors papers fee (only applicable if charged by the doctor)

Optional Costs – To obtain a quote on optional costs, please ask your Funeral Consultant

•  Cremation Urn

Not Included or Permitted

There are some services which are not included or permitted as part of the Direct cremation package. These include:

•  Arrangement at client’s residence

•  A funeral service, e.g.: clergy, celebrants, music, DVD/AV presentations

•  An extended identification

•  Public Notices

Bowra & O’Dea not permitted to collect Ashes from Cemetery Embalming.

Terms and Conditions

•  Client must provide information requested in a timely manner

•  Payment in full 72 hours prior to identification / cremation or our services will be postponed

•  Variations to any conditions will impact your service fee

•  Prepaid Funeral option available. Administration fee and Cemetery surcharge applies

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"Josephine was really helpful and beyond understanding. The whole process was made a lot less stressful due to her thoughtfulness and understanding. Thank you."

- Anonymous