Funeral Directors Association of New Zealand

Funerals New Zealand

Choose a FDANZ funeral firm

Click on the map below to find a FDANZ member in your area.

A FDANZ funeral firm has qualified and registered funeral directors who can guide you through the many choices involved, whether you are after a full service funeral, a quiet cremation or a bespoke memorial.  

The choice to join and be accepted into FDANZ means a commitment by members to provide a thoroughly professional and high quality service. FDANZ Members abide by code of ethics and code of professional conduct, read more ...


Media releases

29 September 2016

Funeral Directors Happy witKapiti Compromise

Funeral directors are happy Kapiti Coast District Council has compromised on its proposed changes to its Cemeteries Bylaw, says Funeral Directors Association CEO Katrina Shanks.

“We’re happy they have removed the requirement that families must get prior permission from council staff before scattering ashes in approved areas. That would have been an inappropriate and intrusive step for families to have to go through.
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FDANZ Academy

The FDANZ Academy is an online professional development portal for those within the industry to keep up to date with best practice and to develop skills in new areas.


Pre-plan your funeral

Take the practical step of prearranging your funeral, secured through the stability and comfort of the FDANZ Funeral Trust.  
The FDANZ Funeral Trust is a pre-arranged funeral plan exclusively available through members of the Funeral Directors Association of New Zealand.  

You can find more information and start a plan today by visiting the
FDANZ Funeral Trust website by clicking here.  Please also watch our video and consider it's very important message.  

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