For services relating to death registration, death certificate, cremation permit and booking for cremation (to be applied by the next of kin), the office is located at
Department of Health and Urban Services
18th Floor, Wu Chung Building
213 Queens Road East, Wanchai Hong Kong.
2961 8841 (Death Registration)
2961 8842 (Cremation matters)HONG KONG:
The Hindu Temple Hong Kong, Happy Valley - Temple Priest Deepak Maharaj : Ph 2572 5284, Mob 5624 2399
Hong Kong Funeral Home - Mr Lai Chung : Ph 2563 0241, Mob 9483 6410
Funeral Home Charges Including Hiring of box, Hiring of Bus -(from 1:30 to 4:00 p.m) HK$ 25000KOWLOON:
Kowloon Mandir - Temple Priest : 2366 0080, PANKAJ 9777 7425, HITESH 9705 6781
Universal Funeral Home - Mr C. Chow : 2362 4331-9 - 94940753
Funeral Home Charges : HK$18,700 - 11,800
Hiring of Bus : HK$1,500 - 1,300CREMATION PERMITS:
For cremation at Hindu Crematorium at Cape Collinson on Hong Kong Island, endorsement by the Hindu Association Hong Kong is compulsory.
Presently, following are the signatories who are authorized to sign the cremation permit. Any one of the following can sign the permit:
1. Mr Lal Hardasani Mob: 9092 7864
2. Mr Tolaram Babani Tel: 2368 1317
3. Mr Bob Kripalani Tel: 6474 2020
4. Mr Gopal Kumar Gupta Mob: 9752 4941; Off: 2301 2171
For pooja samgri, please contact
Maharaja Provision Store,
Chung King Mansion, 1/Fl.,
HK$3,000 has to be paid to Priest for conducting the rites.
Only The Hindu Temple, Happy Valley Priest or the Kowloon Mandir Priest is authorized to conduct the funeral rites.