The Guardian reports that the founder of a pricing comparison site for funerals says he has been the target of legal threats from major players resistant to his bid to make the industry more transparent.
The Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal (IPART) has commenced an inquiry into Costs and pricing of NSW cemeteries- IPART's media release about the inquiry is here.
IPART called for submissions on 24 questions to assist the inquiry. The Cemeteries & Crematoria Association of NSW's is pleased to provide the following response:
The Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal (IPART)is seeking feedback on the costs and pricing of interment services in NSW cemeteries.