Burial charges


Description Charges effective until 31 March 2019
Purchase of Lair Rights
Burial Lair Rights, including memorial foundation £850
Reservation fee for Burial Lair in either Hazlehead or Newhills Cemeteries (10 year period) £100
Cremation Casket Lair Rights, including memorial foundation £395
Administration Fee (if unused Lair sold back to the Council) £45
Burial £577
Interment of Cremation Casket or ashes in headground of a grave £136
2nd casket interments extra 50% of appropriate fee £68
Interment of Double Cremation Casket £170
Burial of a person whose age at the time of death was less than 16 years or a stillborn child No charge
Testing of a lair as part of an arrangement for burial
Testing of a lair for depth for future use  £109
Disinterment of a coffin £1160
Disinterment of a casket of ashes £168
Burial Ground Records
Transfer of lair Rights £34
Duplicate Lair Certificate (including search) £34
Search of Burial Ground Records (as and when time permits) £12.50 per 15 minutes (includes VAT)
Headstones and Memorials
Preparation of foundation for a headstone


Note that unless shown, all items are exempt from Value Added Tax

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