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Cemetery fees 2018

For the interment of the body of a stillborn child or of a child whose age at the time of death did not exceed three years - either in an unmarked or marked half grave space - no charge

For the interment of the body of a stillborn child or of a child whose age at the time of death did not exceed sixteen years - either in an unmarked or marked half grave space - no charge

For the interment of a body of a person whose age at the time of death exceeded three years:
 
  • first interment - grave depth 8ft (2.438m) £744.90
  • first interment in a woodland/meadow grave £811.60
  • each additional foot (0.3048m) or part thereof in earthen grave £148.70
  • interment in standard Mausoleum (incl. of fascia tablet, five line inscription & Exclusive Right of Burial) £7,821.50
  • interment in Side-Loading Mausoleum (incl. of fascia tablet & Exclusive Rights of Burial £9,877.90
  • first interment in a Double Burial Chamber (below ground) (incl. Exclusive Right of Burial) £4,861.10
  • interment in a Single Burial Chamber (below ground)  (incl. Exclusive Right of Burial) £3,307.10
  • interment in a Child Burial Chamber (below ground) incl. Exclusive Right of Burial (Single Chamber) £613.10
  • interment in a Infant Burial Chamber (below ground) incl. Exclusive Right of Burial (Single Chamber) £175.10
  • interment in a re-opened earthen grave to 6ft £487.80
  • subsequent interment in a walled grave to 6ft £588.30
  • subsequent interment in a woodland/meadow grave £606.70
  • subsequent interment in a Double Burial Chamber £732.70

For the interment of cremated remains in any grave £149.80
 

Exclusive rights of burial

VAT exempt.

For the exclusive right of burial for a period of 75 years (including the issue of Deed of Grant)

  • in earthen grave 4ft 6in (1.3716m) by 4ft (1.2192m) £149.80
  • in earthen grave 9ft (2.7432m) by 4ft (1.2192m) £674.70

Garden Burial plot inclusive of interment and exclusive rights (Norse Road Cemetery) £1027.50

Reserved grave spaces (Norse Road)

  • initial fee £146.10
  • annual maintenance fee £29.50

(spaces reserved for a maximum of 5 years)

Obituary notices £50

Exclusive Right of Burial Renewal Fee (for 5 year period) £85.50

Adult Exclusive Rights and Right to Erect a Headstone in total £929.80

Child Exclusive Rights and Right to Erect a Headstone in total £266.20

Additional inscription to an existing headstone £81.30
 

Gravestones and monumental inscriptions

VAT exempt.

For the right to erect or place on a grave:

  • a headstone - not exceeding 900mm in height or 100mm in thickness and 600 mm in width £255.10
  • a headstone - not exceeding 900mm in height or 100mm in thickness and 600mm in width for stillborn child or under 3 £116.40
  • a monument  in the form of a vase not exceeding 150mm in height
    • without an inscription £68.60
    • with an inscription £100.30

The fees indicated for the various heads of this section include the first inscription except where otherwise stated. For each inscription after the first. £81.30

Garden of remembrance

VAT included.

Kerb plaque

  • Single £575.70
  • Reserved space £383.40
  • Replacement inscribed plaque £368.50

Hexagonal vault cover £966.90

Sanctum 2000 Burial Vault inclusive of 80 gilded letters £1,755.50

2 urn capacity, Foster Hill Road only

Sanctum 2000 – ornamentation £224.60

Sanctum 2000 – photo plaque £293.70

Sanctum 2000 – additional lettering (per letter) £6.20

Columbaria - additional lettering £6.20

Omega Niche (Additional Inscription - replacement plaques costs) £79.30

Tree dedication for 15 years £966.90

Rose dedication for 15 years £301.70

Barbican tablet (20 year lease) £372.40

Granite bench   £1,754.30

Memorial bench (inclusive of plaque and maintenance for 25yrs) £2,613.40

Polywood memorial bench  £1,162.70

Memorial bench (inclusive of plaque & Maintenance for 15 years)  £1,529

Additional bench plaque £472.10

Bulb donation scheme £65.80

Single vase block and tablet £727.70

Replacement inscribed tablet £368.50

Reserved vase block £591.80

Reserved vase block – additional inscription £369.70

Hand painted designs to sanctums, kerb plaques, wall plaques, barbicans, vase blocks and bench plaques to be charged at cost price plus 31.5% administration charge.

Baby memorial plaques (Shape of Train, Heart or Teddy Bear available) £111.80

Bat and bird boxes £89.90

Woodland/meadow memorials

VAT included.

York stone boulder (incl. inscription) £420.30

Wooden plaque (incl. inscription) (for dedication of plant/tree after dispersal of cremated remains) £177.40

Grave maintenance 

VAT included.

Grass cutting £53.10

Planted grave £152.20

Supplementary charges

VAT included.

Fees for Searches: (Covers actual cost of genealogical research not related to an impending funeral) 

  • every search covering a period of more than one year £26.50
  • for a certified copy of an entry in the Registrar of Burials £26.50

Registration Fee: re-assignment of Exclusive Right of Burial £26.50

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