Permits are required by law for all cremations. The Medical Examiner's Office can only issue cremation permits on cases where the death occurred in Bexar County. Cremation permits are issued within 24 hours of receipt of a request from the funeral home. These are issued by the Medical Examiner’s front desk staff. There is a $25.00 fee for each cremation permit. All requests must be received via email at email@example.com.
The Bexar County Medical Examiner's Office is located at 7337 Louis Pasteur Drive San Antonio, Texas 78229 and is operated Monday through Friday from 8:00am to 4:00pm. You may contact the Medical Examiner's Office at (210) 335-4000.
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