EN15017 - Update

We've moved on to our next step of commenting "round 3". All supporting countries will receive the 3rd draft in August 2017 and the Technical Committee 448 carrying out the revision of the European Norm for Funeral Services, will hold their next meeting in Vienna, Austria on September 13 and 14, 2017. Two days of more hard work lie ahead.

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2017 General Assembly

The dates for our 2017 Annual General Assembly, which will be held in Lisbon, Portugual this year are now fixed. The General Assembly will take place on Thursday, October 5th and Friday, October 6th.

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Thank you Norway

From May 24 – 28, 2017, I had the privilege of being invited to the Annual General Assembly of the Funeral Federation of Norway held in Lillehammer, Norway by our EFFS Board member Gunnar Hammersmark.

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Website relaunch

The EFFS has redesigned and optimised our website and we welcome you to your new look. Enjoy exploring the new features. Have a look around. If you would like us to publish your European event, please contact us via the form sheet above or send an email to We look forward to your input.

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BBC World News

For further news please have a look at the BBC website.

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