Number of Public Health Act funerals

N Fairclough made this Freedom of Information request to Swale Borough Council

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Dear Swale Borough Council,

I would be grateful if you could provide for me the total number, shown by year, of Public Health Act funerals (FUNERALS CARRIED OUT UNDER SECTION 46 OF THE PUBLIC HEALTH (CONTROL OF DISEASE) ACT 1984) that were funded by your council for the following financial years


Yours faithfully,

N Fairclough

Sharon Dormedy, Swale Borough Council

Dear Sir

I write to confirm receipt of your Freedom of Information request received
in this office on 1 July 2013.   Under the provisions of the Act, the
Council has 20 working days in which to respond, therefore a response will
be sent to you by 29 July 2013.

Yours sincerely




Sharon Dormedy

Swale Borough Council

01795 417321



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David Ledger, Swale Borough Council

Dear Sir or Madam


Swale’s Public Health Funerals per year is as follows:


2007/08    7

2008/09    2

2009/10    2

2010/11    2

2011/12    4

2012/13    3




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