In addition to the Metropolitan Cemeteries Board name search there are a number of excellent resources that may assist with
Western Australian genealogy research.
State Library of Western Australia
Family History Guides
State Records Office of Western Australia
Family History Research and Archives
Registrar General’s Office
Telephone: (08) 9264 1555
Office of Australian War Graves
Australian War Memorial
Search for a Person
Search Honours and Awards
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Find War Dead
National Archives of Australia
Western Australian Genealogical Society Inc.
Telephone: (08) 9271 4311
East Perth Cemetery
National Trust of Western Australia
East Perth Cemeteries
Telephone: (08) 9321 6088
Albany Cemetery Board
Telephone: (08) 9844 7766
Bunbury Cemetery Board
Telephone: (08) 9721 3191
Telephone: (08) 9921 2707
Kalgoorlie-Boulder Cemetery Board
Telephone: (08) 9091 1693
Other WA Cemeteries
WA cemeteries are generally administered by the Local Shire. The website of the Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries has links and contact details.
In addition, cemeteries which belong to the Cemeteries and Crematoria Association of WA (CCAWA) can be found on the CCAWA website.
Burials Outside Proclaimed Cemeteries
Detailed information and policy about burials on land outside of proclaimed cemeteries is available on the Department of Local Government website's Cemeteries + Burials page.