Fees and charges for burials

Charges effective from April 2022

Sale of burial rights
Burialcost in £
All cemeteries all rows - Plot for burial (up to 4 burials) (Note 6)1075
Plot for single burial / Green burial (Note 6)1280
Purchase of grave without interment (Note 6)1195
All cemeteries - Plot for interment of ashes (Note 6)425
Bury cemetery baby plot (up to and including 3 years) (Note 6)285
All cemeteries - Plot for interment of ashes (non resident) additional charge390
Vaults (wood or brick)at cost
Vaults (pre-cast) (Note 7)1085
Non-resident additional charge adult (Note 6)800

Burial fees (Interment fee)
Intermentcost in £
Private graves single (Maximum 9 feet)788
Private graves single - Green burial788
Private graves child (up to and including 16 years)265
Public graves adult338
Public graves child (over 1 month to 16 years)155
Public graves child (up to and including 1 month)92
Ashes interred333
Ashes scattered138
Coffin/grave over standard measurements (additional charge)175
Funerals arriving late112
Non-resident additional charge adult666
Non-resident additional charge child265
Non-resident additional charge burial of ashes210

Memorial charges
Memorialcost in £
Marker headstone102
Placing of side stones 1 foot to 2 foot113
Placing of side stones over 2 feet and up to 3 feet (Note 2)282
Placing of side stones over 3 feet572
Replacement of side stones without permit (Note 2)274
Placing of headstone and cross single (Maximum 3 feet) (Note 1)175
Placing of headstone and cross double (Maximum 6 feet wide) (Note 1)343
Placing of stone vase128
Additional memorial inscriptions77
Replacement memorials47
Removing headstonesat cost
Memorial plaque for bench or treeat cost
Planting of tree - Green burials only (Note 3)at cost
Vaults - woodenat cost
Vaults - brickat cost
Vaults - pre-castat cost
Grant of right of burial107
Indemnity for lost grant of right of burial107
Use of chapel165
Search fee (Note 4)50
Concrete foundation63
Transfer of exclusive right of burial (Note 5)117
Concrete plinth112
Duplicate of exclusive right of burial (Note 5)117
Selecting a grave67
Burials outside normal cemetery hours or at weekendsat cost

Notes - Cemetery charges

  1. Includes checking of one inscription
  2. A charge will be made for sidestones without a permit before replacement
  3. The trees to be at cost no charge for planting
  4. Search fee charge where staff time in answering the enquiry exceeds 30 minutes
  5. Transfer or duplicate exclusive right of burial will be issued on receipt of a signed affidavit from a legal representative and a completed form at the cemetery office
  6. Exclusive right of burial now includes headstone permit fee valid for 99 years
  7. Price increase already in place at £1085 due to increase in depth on the vaults

Any other costs at the Registrar's discretion.

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