Cemeteries Fees And Charges

Our fees and charges for cemeteries are set annually.  The 2015/16 fees and charges are outlined below.  All fees and charges are GST inclusive.

Application to reserve and purchase a plot
Application for issue of Interment Warrant
Application for issue of Disinterment Warrant

​Cemeteries​Fee (incl GST)
​Interments (all interment fees include a Cemetery Record Fee)​Fee Regardless of Age
​Stillborn ChidNil
Standard Depth (1.5m)​$600.00
Extra Depth​$170.00
​Extra cost for Saturdays, Sundays, Public Holidays​$135.00
​Disinterment Fee​$1,200.00
Cemeteries - Sale of Plots
Burials - Taumarunui, Manunui, Ohakune and Raetihi​$1,400.00
Burials - other cemeteries​$830.00
​Ashes or Stillborn Child - all cemeteries​$400.00
Cemeteries - Other Fees
​Headstone Permit​Nil
​Recording fee for memorials (no interment​Nil
​Search Fee​$55.00
​Removal of soil from excavation and return of soil to fill in excavation at request of customer​At cost
​Genealogy Search
​First 1.5 hours​$95.00
​Per hour thereafter​$45.00

*Note: No plot fee will be charged for the burial of deceased servicemen and women being interred within an RSA section of the Ohura, Taumarunui, Manunui, Ohakune or Raetihi cemeteries.

Page reviewed: 26 Aug 2015 11:58am