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Cemetery fees 2019

For the interment of the body of a stillborn child or of a child whose age at the time of death did not exceed eighteen 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 eighteen 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 eighteen years:

  • first interment - grave depth 8ft (2.438m) £782.70
  • first interment in a Woodland/Orchard grave £852.80
  • each additional foot (0.3048m) or part thereof in earthen grave £156.30
  • interment in standard Mausoleum (incl. of fascia tablet, five line inscription and Exclusive Right of Burial) £8538.00
  • interment in Side-Loading Mausoleum (incl. of fascia tablet and Exclusive Rights of Burial £10,782.90
  • first interment in a Double Burial Chamber (below ground) (incl. Exclusive Right of Burial) £5,306.40
  • interment in a Single Burial Chamber (below ground)  (incl. Exclusive Right of Burial) £3,610.10
  • interment in a Child Burial Chamber (below ground) incl. Exclusive Right of Burial (Single Chamber) £669.40
  • interment in a Infant Burial Chamber (below ground) incl. Exclusive Right of Burial (Single Chamber) £191.30
  • interment in a re-opened earthen grave to 6ft £512.70
  • subsequent interment in a walled grave to 6ft £618.20
  • subsequent interment in a Woodland grave (not orchard) £637.50
  • subsequent interment in a Double Burial Chamber £769.90

For the interment of cremated remains in any grave £157.50

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) Baby/Child section only £157.50
  • in earthen grave 9ft (2.7432m) by 4ft (1.2192m) Adult Grave £708.90

Garden Burial plot inclusive of interment and exclusive rights (Norse Road Cemetery) £1079.60

Reserved grave spaces (Norse Road)

  • initial fee £146.10
  • annual maintenance fee £29.50

(spaces reserved for a maximum of 5 years)

Exclusive Right of Burial Renewal Fee (for 5 year period) £86.80

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 £268.10
  • a headstone - not exceeding 900mm in height or 100mm in thickness and 600mm in width for stillborn child or under 3 £122.40
  • a monument  in the form of a vase not exceeding 150mm in height
    • without an inscription £72.20
    • with an inscription £105.50

Adult Exclusive Rights and Right to Erect a Headstone in total £977.00

Child Exclusive Rights and Right to Erect a Headstone in total £279.90

The fees indicated for the various heads of this section include the first inscription except where otherwise stated. For each inscription after the first. £83.40

Garden of remembrance

VAT included.

Barbican Wall Plaque (single) £391.30

Additional inscription on double wall plaque £90.20

Gilded rose on wall plaque £129.70

Photo plaque on wall plaque and or barbican £158.70

Kerb plaque

  • Single with posy holder £604.90
  • Reserved space £403.00
  • Replacement inscribed plaque £387.30

Hexagonal vault cover £1015.90

2 urn capacity, Foster Hill Road only

Sanctum 2000 Burial Vault (inclusive of 80 gilded letters - FHR AND NR) £1,844.30

Sanctum 2000 – ornamentation £236.10

Sanctum 2000 – photo plaque £308.70

Sanctum 2000/Columbaria - additional lettering £6.60

Omega Niche (Additional Inscription - replacement plaques costs) £78.80

Tree dedication for 15 years £1015.90

Rose dedication for 15 years £317.10

Barbican tablet (20 year lease) £372.40

Granite bench   £1843.20

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

Polywood memorial bench  £1221.60

Memorial bench (inclusive of plaque and Maintenance for 15 years)  £1646.60

Additional bench plaque £496.00

Bulb donation scheme £69.20

Single vase block and tablet £764.60

Vase and block tablet - Replacement inscribed tablet £387.30

Vase block and tablet - Reserved £621.80

Vase block and tablet - Replacement reserved tablet £388.50

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) £117.50

Bat and bird boxes £94.70

Woodland/meadow memorials

VAT included.

York stone boulder (incl. inscription) £441.60

Wooden plaque (incl. inscription) (for dedication of plant/tree after dispersal of cremated remains) £186.40

Oak Memorial plaque £261.50

Grave maintenance 

VAT included.

Grass cutting £54.50

Planted grave £156

Supplementary charges

VAT included.

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

  • up to five searches (i.e 5 names) in the Register of Burials £27.20
  • for a certified copy of an entry in the Registrar of Burials £27.20

Registration Fee: re-assignment of Exclusive Right of Burial £27.90

Obituary notices £54.00

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