Australasian Cemeteries and Crematoria Association

The Australasian Cemeteries & Crematoria Association (ACCA) is a non-profit professional organisation that provides leadership, professional services and communication to the cemetery and crematorium industry. ACCA is supported by a strong membership from around Australia and overseas, with the Australian Members collectively representing over 85% of Australia’s annual burials and cremations. As an industry body, ACCA promotes and facilitates the professional development of members including the establishment of comprehensive Codes of Practice, Guidelines, Training Materials and Research Projects. ACCA also promotes the Cemetery and Crematoria industry to governments, related industries, other countries and the Australian public. ACCA delivers industry conferences, seminars and networking opportunities for the Cemetery and Crematoria industry and continues to develop ways to facilitate knowledge sharing across the industry. The website includes conferences recordings.


The Cemetery Research Group runs two events a year: in May and in November. Follow the links and send in an abstract