Guidance documents

 

The parish registers

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Management of the parish registers is the responsibility of the priest; and more generally, the priests and deacons in service in the parish.

Procedure for the management of registers

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Procedure for the management of registers_Canon and pastoral guide at the service of the parishes

Tarification-of-services

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Tarification-of-services

Civil laws and guidelines

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Law on parish councils

You need to contact the Chancery for any requests for assistance in the administration of the Law on Parish Councils. The chancellor can even go to the parish itself, to advise the members of the council, and give training in relation with their service

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Law on burials and exhumations

The complete document of this law is accessible on the website for the Publications du Québec.

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Bill No. 66: Law on funeral activities

This bill institutes a new legal regime applicable to funeral activities in order to ensure the protection of public health and the respect of the dignity of the deceased