Burial, cremation and memorial charges

Please choose a heading below to see a list of charges. These charges apply until 31 March 2020.
You can also download a full list of charges from the Related documents section below. 

Item Charge (including VAT)

Purchase of lair rights

Burial lair rights £875
Cremation casket lair rights £550

Interments

Burial £680
Interment of cremation casket(s) or ashes in headground of a grave £210
Burial of a person whose age at the time of death was less than 18 years or a stillborn child No charge
Testing of a lair for remaining depth for future use £112
Disinterment of a coffin £1,195
Disinterment of a casket of ashes £210
Preparation of foundation for a headstone (other than new lairs where cost is included in the purchase) £100

Burial ground records

Transfer of lair rights £50
Duplicate lair certificate (including search) £50
Reservation fee for burial lair in either Hazlehead or Newhills Cemeteries (10 year period) £100
Administration fee (if unused lair sold back to the Council) £50
Search of burial ground records (as and when time permits) £13 per 15 minutes

 Please choose a heading below to see a list of charges. These charges apply until 31 March 2020. 

 Item Charge (including VAT)

Cremations

Cremation - with chapel service (includes use of chapel, use of organ and music facilities) £704
Cremation – no chapel service £595
Cremation of any person whose age at the time of death was less than 18 years or a stillborn child No charge

Optional services

Extended use of chapel for a service £100
Storage of urn containing ashes pending final arrangements – no charge for the first month, the charge for second or subsequent months or part month £97.90
Dispersal of ashes from other Crematoria £86.60
Use of chapel for a service only £125

Multi-media optional services

Visual tribute - single photo £12
Visual tribute - slideshow (provided by family) £30
Visual tribute - slideshow (prepared by crematorium) £40
Visual tribute - extra work on visual tributes £15
Visual tribute - physical copy of the slideshow £15
Visual tribute - playing video supplied by family £20
 Item Charge (including VAT)

Memorials in cemeteries

Memorial bench within a cemetery £1,500
Memorial kerb (at Trinity Cemetery) 3 line inscription £142.20
Babies memorial headstone - 3 lines inscription £391.40
Babies memorial headstone - gilded motif £80
Babies memorial headstone - 4th line (if requested) £16.50

Inscription in Book of Remembrance

Charge per line £20.10
2 line entry (minimum) £40.20
5 line entry (minimum for motif) £100.50
8 line entry (maximum) £160.80
Illustrated motif (5 line entry or more required) £59.30

Memorial Cards

Replica of Book of Remembrance entry - charge per line £12.90
Illustrated motif £54.60

Memorial Wall or planter plaque

Purchase and display for 10 years £360.50
Purchase and display for 20 years £479
Renewal of lease for 10 years £130
Renewal of lease for 20 years £216.30
Additional inscription £72.50

Inscription in Babies Book of Remembrance or Memorial Card

Charge per line £6.70
2 line entry (minimum) £13.40
5 line entry (maximum) £33.50
Illustrated motif £41.80


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