The Stonemason has a duty of care to manufacture and erect a memorial in accordance with regulations set out by Dudley Council on behalf of the grave owner.
Only memorial masons who appear on the Black Country Memorial Register of approved Masons or any future replacement scheme such as BRAMM (British Registration of Accredited memorial Masons
) are permitted to carry out work here on memorials, to ensure the installation of memorials is carried out in safe manner to National Standards. Application for acceptance onto the register must be made in writing using the appropriate form. The Council has the right on demand for the memorial mason to dismantle a memorial to demonstrate the correct fixings methods have been used at the memorial masons cost. Contravention of the regulations may result in removal from the register.
A list of Local Stone Masons is available below; however please note that the Council does not accept any responsibility in relation to these companies and the services that they supply.