Cemetery Fees

All Timaru District Council Cemeteries

For Plot Purchase Interment Cost Concrete Beam Cost
Single 975.00 1,075.00 300.00
Infant 340.00 540.00 155.00
Stillborn 225.00 235.00 155.00
Ashes 225.00 235.00 155.00

Returned Services Sections - Timaru, Temuka, Geraldine

Single Interment1110.00
Ashes Interment235.00

Additional Charges

For $
Record search per enquiry (one free request per day) 10.00
Funeral - Saturday - Not completed by 12.00pm 540.00
Funeral - statutory holiday / Sunday (subject to availability) 950.00
Funeral - not completed by 4.00pm 540.00
Grave digging - statutory holiday / weekends (where requested) 540.00
Concrete removal 540.00
Extra depth (3 burials in one plot) 540.00
Lowering device placement (when supplied by Funeral Director) 90.00

Warrants to be received by Customer Services Staff at least eight working hours before a burial.

For funerals to take place before 2.00pm on Monday or the day following a statutory holiday, warrants to be received by Customer Services Staff prior to 4.00pm on the previous Council work day.

Pleasant Point, Pareora West and Arundel Cemeteries do not have an RSA section and Arundel does not have concrete burial beams.