Cemeteries and crematorium - fees and charges list

​​​​​The information below covers fees and charges related to cemeteries, crematorium and burial/cremation services and requirements in Hamilton city.  ​​​​

See cemeteries​ ​for more information including a cemetery search database, maps of cemeteries, crematorium locations and the plot locations within them, opening hours and lists of funeral directors and monumental masons/memorials manufacturers in Hamilton and the Waikato region.

You can pay many of the fees below using our 'Online Services​'.​

​View a list of fees and charges​ for all Council services.​​​ Fees and charges include GST.

Burial lawns​​

​$

​Kowhai plot - garden berm area
​Plot purchase​215
​Digging fee​100
​Total​315
Kowhai plot - lawn area
​Plot purchase - does not include a plaque​110
​Digging fee​100
​Total​210
​Totara Services Lawn
​Maintenance in perpetuity​760
​Digging fee​690
​Total​1450
​Adult - oak, olive, chestnut or Forest Grove
​Plot purchase​​3655
​Digging fee​690
​Total​4345
​Child - apple blossom (child only - 1 ash urn)
​Plot purchase - ashes​985
​Internment fee - ashes​120
​Total​1105
Child - oak, olive, chestnut, Forest Grove or apple blossom
​Plot purchase​1980
​Digging fee​320
​Total
​2300
​Second casket burial
​Digging fee​690
​Total​690
​Ash interment
​Ash interment
120
​Total​120
Casket disinterment​
​Digging fee​4285
​Total​4285

​Ash interment areas

​$

Web of memories (four sets)
​Plot purchase1030
​Interment​​​120
​Total1150
​Sunken garden one (180mm x 150mm plaque only, no ashes)
​Berm purchase​250
​Total​250
​Sunken garden two (250mm x 150mm plaque only, no ashes)
​Berm purchase​290
​Total​290
​Sunken garden three (250mm x 150mm plaque only, no ashes)
​Berm purchase​290
​Total​290
​RSA berm (two sets)
​Maintenance in perpetuity​120
​Interment​120
​Total​240
​​Garden of Memories Tree (one set, no plaque)
​Plot purchase​140
​Interment​120
​Total​260
​Garden of Remembrance - Tui, Bellbird, Kea and Fantail gardens (two ash urns per plot)
​Plot purchase​995
​Interment​120
​Total​1115
​Granite Wall (one ash urn per plot)
​Plot purchase​785
​Interment​82
​Total​867
​Ash spread only
​Interment​52
​Total​52
​Disinterment of ashes
​Ash disinterment​120
​Total​120

​Memorial only**

​$

​Outdoor book plaque​57
​Book of Remembrance inscription​86
​** supplier fees may increase from time to time, contact cemetery for current price
​Memorial installation permit​110
​Kowhai bern and pedestal permit fee​51
​Cremations
​Adult​620
​Child under 15 years​305
​Stillborn or under one year​125
​Service facilities
​Chapel or lounge - one hour service​190
Chapel or lounge - 1/2 hour service​97
​Chapel or lounge - 15 minute service​47
​Service DVD/CD​56
​Viewing​165
​Miscellaneous administration costs​110
​Courier fees​36
​After hours (applicable when staff are required to work outside normal working hours)
​Burials (Monday-Friday after 4pm, all day Saturday)​260
​Cremations and ash burials (Monday-Saturday after 4.30pm)​260
​Public holidays / Sundays
​Burials or ash interments on Sundays and public holidays​510

Page reviewed: 04 Jul 2017 10:59am