California Occupational License

License Title:
    Cemetery Manager
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Licensing Agency:
     Department of Consumer Affairs
     Cemetery and Funeral Bureau
     Licensing Unit

Licensing Agency Contact Information:
     Address: 1625 North Market Blvd., Suite S208
Sacramento,  CA  95834

     Phone Number: (916) 574-7870
     Fax Number: (916) 928-7988

     E-mail Address:
     Internet Address:

License Requirements, Fees, and Examination Information:
Persons who engage in, conduct, or offer to arrange, direct, or supervise the transportation, burial, or disposal of human remains. Also includes persons who maintain an establishment for the preparation for the transportation, disposition, or care of human remains.

Fees: Application and exam fee: $800; License fee: $80; Renewal fee $80.

Examination Frequency: 6 days a week (Monday through Friday).

Exam Locations: 17 sites through out the State of California (outside vendor PSI).

Education Requirement: High School Graduate.

Average Time to Process Application: 30 days

Renewal Period: Annually

Authority: Business and Professions Code Section 9605.1, 9723-9723.2, 9764.2; California Code of Regulations, Title 16, Section 2317.1.
Occupations To Which This License Applies:
Occupation TitleSOC Code
General and Operations Managers 111021
Morticians, Undertakers, and Funeral Directors394031
Funeral Service Managers, Directors, Morticians, and Undertakers*394831