Cemetery Fees

Council provides pleasant, attractive cemeteries of which the community can be proud.

Administering cemeteries involves ensuring interments are carried out to an acceptable standard and that cemetery grounds are maintained and enhanced.

Fee DescriptionFee ($)
Plot fees
Child under 13879.00
Lawn Ashes907.00
Memoriam Ashes Garden Plots (Feilding only, subsection 8)714.00
RSA Burial or RSA Ashes PlotFree
Ashes Niche Wall (space for two standard urns, purchase at the time of interment only)700.00
Interment fees
Child under 13693.00
Still Born255.00
Ashes Niche Wall (interment fee included in the Niche fee)Free
Other cemetery fees
Double depth (more than one burial)320.00
Breaking concreteActual cost
Lowering device - on request (Feilding Cemetery only)Actual cost
Remembrance garden (plaque only - Feilding, subsection 6)125.00
After Hours
After hours extra fees will apply to interments that begin after 1.00pm Saturday and 4.00pm weekdays.
Sundays and Public Holidays
Applies to all interments on Sundays and Public Holidays with the exemption of Easter Sunday, Anzac Day, Christmas, Boxing and New Year’s Day, when no interments are permitted.
Out-of-district fee per plot (additional to standard fee)
Applies to all interments where the deceased was not living in the District or was not a ratepayer at the time of death.
DisintermentActual cost
Monumental permit
A monumental permit is required for all work to a headstone, including repairs and new headstones and plaques including ashes garden plaques within the cemetery.
District-wide reservations (maximum of two adjoining plots at the time of interment)1,000.00
Plot cancellation (reserved plots)266.00
Manual records search fee - per entryActual cost