NSWHealth logoOn 19 August 2016, information was received from Health NSW relating to Medical Referees:

"I wish to advise that we have changed the web site link to the list of appointed Medical Referees to promptly reflect ongoing additions or deletions. The link is as follows:

http://www.seslhd.health.nsw.gov.au/Public_Health/Medical_referees.asp

As indicated in past emails, before proceeding with a cremation, please check the Medical Referee Registers to ensure that the Cremation Permit has been signed by an appointed Medical Referee.

Should you become aware that a medical practitioner appointed as a Medical Referee is on the Register but has retired or relocated, it would be appreciated if you could advise us by email:This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.or by calling Sue or Santo on 02 9382 8241 so we can update our records.

Your feedback on the use of the new link will be much appreciated.

Should you require further information, do not hesitate to contact Santo Cannata on (02) 9382 8242 or emailThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. during normal business hours."