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Departamento de Funerales, Cementerios y Servicios al Consumidor

The Board of Funeral, Cemetery, and Consumer Services is created within the Department of Financial Services and consists of 10 members, 9 of whom are appointed by the Governor from nominations made by the Chief Financial Officer and confirmed by the Senate. The remaining member of the Board is the State Health Officer or his/her designee.  The headquarters and records of the Board are located in the Department’s Division of Funeral, Cemetery, and Consumer Services in Tallahassee.  The Board may be contacted through the Division.  The Board meets monthly; all meetings of the Board are open to the public.  For more information, please refer to section 497.101, Florida Statutes.  

Upcoming Board Meetings

Notice of Board Meeting Changes Due to Hurricane Ian

Due to widespread power outages and other issues resulting from Hurricane Ian, the videoconference for the Board of Funeral, Cemetery, and Consumer Services previously scheduled for October 6, 2022 has been rescheduled to Monday, October 17,  2022, at 10:00 a.m.   The public may participate in this conference by either video using the following link: https://meet.goto.com/LaTonyaBryant/board-videoconference-october; or by teleconference by calling (669) 224-3412, Access Code: 578-214-069. Further, the in-person meeting which was scheduled for Orlando on November 3rd will be changed to a videoconference meeting. The public may participate in this conference by either video using the following link: https://meet.goto.com/LaTonyaBryant/board-videoconference-november-8; o por teleconferencia llamando al (571) 317-3122, Código de Acceso: 516-340-349.

Please contact either LaTonya Bryant at LaTonya.Bryant@myfloridacfo.com or Ellen Simon at Ellen.Simon@myfloridacfo.com with any questions or concerns regarding the meeting changes.  We hope that our licensees and others impacted by Hurricane Ian will have fully recovered from the storm soon!  

Crédito de Educación Continua Disponible por Videoconferencias

Estamos muy contentos de anunciar que desarrollamos un proceso para que nuestros titulares de licencias obtengan créditos de CEU por asistir a nuestras Videoconferencias. Para recibir el crédito, los titulares de licencias deben proporcionar su nombre, número de licencia, fecha de reunión, dirección de email y el número de teléfono con el que se conectaron a la reunión. Esto es muy importante, ya que el número de teléfono (o la dirección de email, si se conectaron por Internet) se utilizará para confirmar la asistencia y la cantidad de tiempo que permanecieron en la llamada. Envíe un email con TODA la información solicitada a LaTonya.Bryant@myfloridacfo.com.

All Meetings will start at 10:00 AM (Eastern time) unless noted otherwise.

General subject matter to be considered during Public Meetings: applications for license; disciplinary actions; applications for approval of change in ownership or control of existing licenses; reports by staff; approval of minutes of prior meetings. The agenda for each meeting will be available at least 7 days before the meeting, and may be obtained by contacting LaTonya Bryant, at 850-413-3039.

Any changes to the above referenced meeting schedule will be published at least 10 days before the affected meeting, on our News Page.

Pursuant to the provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act, any person requiring special accommodations to participate in any meeting is asked to advise LaTonya Bryant at (850) 413-3039 at least 48 hours before the meeting. If you are hearing or speech impaired, contact LaTonya Bryant via the Florida Relay Service at 1-800-955-8771 (TDD); or 1-800-955-8770 (Voice), for assistance.

For more information, you may contact: LaTonya Bryant at LaTonya.Bryant@myfloridacfo.com or (850) 413-3039.

Board Agendas and Previous Board Meeting Minutes

Agency Disciplinary Actions

Using the links below, you can view prior disciplinary orders issued against any individual or business licensed pursuant to Chapter 497, Florida Statutes. You can access this information to be informed of a licensee’s disciplinary history.

If you would like to inspect or copy an Agency Final Order issued before 2003, please contact the Department of Financial Services' Public Records Section via email at PublicRecordsRequest@myfloridacfo.com or via telephone at 850-413-3149.