City Council fees and charges for cemeteries for 2021/2022.

Pay a cemetery bill (by credit card only)

  • Cemetery fees as of 1 July 2021, including GST.
  • GST inclusive (15%).
  • Burial, disinterment, and plot purchase fees must be paid in full prior to any burial or disinterment, taking place.
  • The Council does not offer any payment plans. 
Plot purchases Fee
Full-size plot $1751.00
Ashes plot $505.00
Child's plot $827.00
Burial (9.30am to 4pm Monday to Friday) Fee
Stillborn $194.00
Infant to 12 months old $444.00
Child to 6 years old $730.00
7 years old and over $1174.00
Ashes interment $234.80
Green burial $2473 or actual costs
Additional  Fee
Additional burial fees –  Saturday and public holidays $715.00
Ashes interment on Saturday – attended by sexton $214.50
Burials after 4pm Monday to Friday 
(No interments will be scheduled without the prior approval of Council)

$306.00

Burials after 1pm Saturday
(No interments will be scheduled without the prior approval of Council)

$306.00

Less than 8 hours notice $291.00
Use of lowering device $117.40
Muslim boards $337.00
Disinterment Fee
Adult casket (greater of $1550 or actual costs) $1582.00 or actual costs
Child casket (greater of $1160 or actual costs) $1184.00 or actual costs
Ashes (greater of $380 or actual costs) $388.00 or actual costs
Memorial work Fee
New headstone/plaque/plot $73.50
Additions $31.60
Renovating work $41.80
Administration Fee
Written information (per hour) $68.40
Transfer of Right of Burial $68.40