Updated 4 March 2021

We know how much you were looking forward to attending the Funeral Directors Conference in Napier 1-3 March and like us were disappointed to have it postponed at the last minute due to the move in COVID levels.

National Office have been working this week with all our venues, speakers, suppliers etc to find a postponement date.

We are pleased to announce the new dates for the 2021 Funeral Directors Conference in Napier are: Sunday 30 May – Tuesday 1 June


We have added 2 extra education sessions to the Conference programme that will be of interest to members:

  1. Education Session 3:  BDM Update - Jeff Montgomery (Tuesday 1 June 8:30am)
  2. Education Session 5:  Burial & Cremation Review (Tuesday 1 June 1.15pm)

You can view the full programme here:  https://www.funeraldirectors.co.nz/2021-conference-napier/programme/

All existing conference registrations have been rolled over to the new dates.

We recommend you rebook your flights and accommodation today to get the best rates.


If you weren't coming to conference but now with the change of date you can come, please contact National Office (04) 473 7475 or email linda@funeraldirectors.co.nz 

A lot of work goes into organizing our conference, we are grateful for your support.

We look forward to seeing you in Napier end of May