The fees set out below apply where the person who is to be interred, or in respect of whom the right is granted is, or immediately before his death was, an inhabitant of Glastonbury & Sharpham.
IN ALL OTHER CASES THE FEES WILL BE DOUBLED.
The only exception will be in the case of an elderly person who has moved to a Nursing Home outside the area less than five years prior to the date of death.
PART 1 – INTERMENTS
All graves must be dug to double depth.
Please note we do not provide a grave digging service.
1. For the Interment (burial) in a grave:
(i) of the body of a child whose age at the time of death did not exceed 16 years FREE
(ii) of the body of a person whose age at the time of death exceeded 16 years £404.00
2. For the Interment of Cremated Remains £230.00
3. For the scattering of Ashes £115.00
PART 2 – EXCLUSIVE RIGHTS OF BURIAL - Plot pre-purchase
1. For the exclusive Rights of Burial in an earthen grave in consecrated cemetery grounds:
(i) Child under 16 years £ 120.00
(ii) Person over 16 years £650
(iii) For the exclusive Right of Cremated Remains in an earthen grave in Gardens of Rest £404.00
3. For the exclusive Rights of Burial in an earthen grave in a setting maintained
in a natural environment (Green Burial) £ 961.00
Pre purchase of Exclusive Rights of Burial £ 865.00
Pre purchase of Exclusive Rights of Burial of Cremated Remains £ 576.00
Pre purchase of Exclusive Rights of Burial in the Green Burial Site £ 1191.00
PART 3 – MONUMENTS, GRAVESTONES, TABLETS & INSCRIPTIONS
Please note Headstones only in K or A Plot
All memorials, except in the Gardens of Rest must bear the correct grave number clearly inscribed thereon in numerals and letters no shorter than 1 inch (2.5cm)
For the right to erect or place on a grave: -
a) Gravestone or flat or wedge tablet on base (not exceeding 3’6” in height
and mounted on a foundation stone measuring no more than 36”x18”x3”) £ 327.00
b) Tablet with or without sunken vase (15” x 12”) (Gardens of Rest) £115.00
c) Additional inscription (after the first) £ 83.00
d) Kerb surround (gravestone included) £ 769.00
e) Vase £ 86.00
PART 4 – ADDITIONAL FEES
Hire of chapel for funeral/memorial service/chapel of rest £ 63.00
Search fee (Locating Plots, Historical records etc.) £ 10.00 per hour
Transfer of Ownership of grave space £ 86.00
Charges apply from 1.12.2014