Cremation permits are fifty dollars ($50.00) each.
There are two types of cremation authorizations:
Hand written permit
Fetal Death Certificates, Hand Signed Death Certificates, and deaths where the disposition is a donation must come to the Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office to obtain a cremation permit.
Authorized through IVRS
Administration, Bureau of
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Identification Hours: 11:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m., weekends and official Cook County holidays.