Olsens can create a service as unique as your loved one, celebrating their individuality through freedom and creativity with their own fitting farewell, in an environment that best reflects their life and personality. Custom funerals are usually less formal, and often contain unconventional elements such as a beach setting. Anything is possible.
Transfer, Care and Hold
We use specialised vehicles, and trained personnel to safely and carefully transfer your family member into our care any time of the day or night. We ensure medical paperwork is completed correctly, liaising with medical staff and doctors where necessary, moving your loved one into our own accredited premises with our own qualified and experienced mortuary staff for up to seven days.
Transfer is available 24 hours 7 days a week from anywhere in greater Sydney. Additional charges may apply for transfers outside Sydney.
Placement of jewellery, mementos, presenting locks of hair and alike is included. At no charge we also sanitise, clean and if possible prepare your loved one as per your requirements.There will be an additional charge for viewings and full embalming preparation and any additional requirements you may have.
Preparation service – Knowledge, systems and production
This fee covers meeting with our trained personnel for up to four hours and includes information gathering, documentation and lodging with authorities as per regulations, working with Drs and hospitals, producing memorial books, Audio visual and music tributes. Time required to coordinate with celebrants, clergy, caterers, florists and any other elements you may consider important after our meeting.
Government charges and disbursement costs
Medical, Doctors and Death Certificate fees are a mandatory cost and are costs we pass on to you at no profit.