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Cemeteries and Crematorium Fees and Charges

 

Bereavement Services

(From 03 April 2018)

The Council provides cemeteries at Ashton, Audenshaw, Denton, Droylsden, Dukinfield, Hyde, Mossley and Mottram and has a crematorium in Dukinfield.

Scale of Charges

Fees

Cemeteries

Exclusive Right of Burial (Resident)

£755

Exclusive Right of Burial (Non-Resident)

£1495

Interment Fee (Aged 16 years and under)

No charge

Interment Fee (Resident - Aged 17 years and over)

£870

Interment Fee (Non-Resident)

£1725

Widening of Grave

£135

Use of Chapel

£90

Interment of Cremated Remains (Resident)

£195

Interment of Cremated Remains (Non-Resident)

£385

Interment of Body Parts or blocks and slides

£70

Providing a Double Chamber Vault

£3300

Bricking of Vaults & Semi Vaults

£550

Timbering of Graves (inc VAT) 

£360

Temporary Grave Marker for New Graves (inc VAT)

£85

Right to Erect a Headstone

£165

Right to retrofit Kerbs to Headstone

£55

Inscription Fee on Headstone or Kerb

£55

Foundations to Monuments

£165

Removal of Kerbs for Purpose of Burial

£85

Removal of unauthorised railings/edgings etc, for purpose of Burial

£85

Right to Place a Vase

£20

Searching Register (per grave)

£20

A Wooden Casket for Cremated Remains

£75

Use of Droylsden and Dukinfield Chapel Organ

£26

Transfer of Ownership

£75

Selection of Grave

£45

Statutory Declaration of Ownership

£75

Weekend/Bank Holiday on cost (Muslim Interments)

£460

Duplicate Grave Deed

£25

Renewal of plaques for 10 years

£80

Transfer of plaque to new position

£30

New Grave using Chapel (Deceased and Purchaser both Residents)

£1965

New Grave using Chapel (Deceased and Purchaser both Non-Resident)

£3560

New Grave using Chapel (Deceased - Resident, Purchaser - Non-Resident)

£2705

New Grave using Chapel (Deceased - Non-Resident, Purchaser - Resident)

£2820

New Grave Direct (Deceased and Purchaser both Resident)

£1875

New Grave Direct (Deceased and Purchaser both Non-Resident)

£3470

New Grave Direct (Deceased - Resident, Purchaser - Non-Resident)

£2615

New Grave Direct (Deceased - Non-Resident, Purchaser - Resident)

£2730

Purchase Without Interment (Purchaser - Resident)

£920

Purchase Without Interment (Purchaser - Non-Resident)

£1660

New Grave for Cremated Remains (Deceased and Purchaser both Resident)

£1200

New Grave for Cremated Remains (Deceased and Purchaser both Non-Resident)

£2130

New Grave for Cremated Remains (Deceased - Resident, Purchaser - Non-Resident)

£1940

New Grave for Cremated Remains (Deceased - Non-Resident, Purchaser - Resident)

£1390

Cremation

Cremation Fee (aged 16 years and under)

No charge

Cremation Fee (aged 17 years and over)
Made up by: £618 Cremation, £19 Med Ref, £53 Environment fee

£690

Cremation Fee (Non-Resident) (aged 17 years and over)
Made up by: £663 Cremation, £19 Med Ref, £53 Environment fee

£735

Cremation fee (Municipal Funeral)
Made up by: £583 Cremation, £19 Med Ref, £53 Environment fee

£655

Scale of Charges

Fees

Special time 12.00 noon, 12.30pm, 1:00pm & 4.00pm

Additional fee £40

Use of Organ

£26

Webcast of Service

£55

DVD Recording of Service

£42

CD Recording of Service

£42

Scatter of Cremated Remains at Dukinfield Crematorium if Witnessed

£30

Scatter Cremated Remains if Cremation Carried out Elsewhere

£60

Cremation Certificate

£25

Dukinfield Crematorium - Memorials Book of Remembrance (All inclusive of VAT)

2 Line entry

£160

5 Line entry

£195

8 Line entry

£240

5 Line entry with Emblem/Crest

£295

8 Line entry with Emblem/Crest

£325

Granite Sanctum (Placement of up to Four sets of Cremated Remains) - For 20 Year Lease

Memorial Vault and Tablet with up to 120 Characters

£850

With Motif                                                                                       Black & White
Colour

+£55
+£65

With Photo

+£105

Granite Columbarium (Placement of up to Two sets of Cremated Remains) - For 20 Year Lease

Scale of Charges

Fees

Memorial Vault and Tablet with up to 100 Characters

£650

With Motif                                                                                       Black & White
Colour

+£55
+£65

With Photo

+£105

Dukinfield Crematorium - Perspex plaques along Main Drive

Single plaque up to 80 characters (for 10 years)

£380

Single plaque (with motif) up to 80 characters (for 10 years)

£435

Single plaque (with photo or QR Reader) up to 80 characters (for 10 years)

£485

Dukinfield Crematorium - Lodge Memorial Garden
and Chapel Memorial Garden Boutonniere plaques

Single plaque up to 80 characters (for 10 years)

£460

Single plaque (with motif) up to 80 characters (for 10 years)

£515

Single plaque (with photo or QR Reader) up to 80 characters (for 10 years)

£565

Dukinfield Crematorium - Granite Vase & plaque

Single plaque up to 60 characters (for 10 years)

£500

Single plaque (with motif) up to 60 characters (for 10 years)

£555

Single plaque (with photo or QR Reader) up to 60 characters (for 10 years)

£605

Dukinfield Crematorium - Stone Look Commemorative plaques (Brown)
(Located inside the Lodge for 5 years, then 5 years outside)

Single plaque up to 80 characters (for 10 years)

£390

Single plaque (with motif) up to 80 characters (for 10 years)

£445

Single plaque (with photo or QR Reader) up to 80 characters (for 10 years)

£495

Stone Look Commemorative Plaque (Grey)
(Located Behind the Lodge at Dukinfield Crematorium & at Droylsden Cemetery

Single plaque up to 80 characters (for 10 years)

£390

Single plaque (with motif) up to 80 characters (for 10 years)

£445

Single plaque (with photo or QR Reader) up to 80 characters (for 10 years)

£495

Memorials for Baby Section   (mandatory on Individual Baby Graves )

Natural Stone & up to 70 characters

£240

Black Granite & up to 70 characters

£355

Motif (choice available)

additional £95

Additional letters

£2 (per letter)

Dukinfield Crematorium - Individual Baby Graves

Interment

Nil

Cemetery Memorials (Boutonniere plaques at Ashton, Audenshaw, Denton, Droylsden, Hyde & Mossley)

Single plaque up to 80 characters (for 10 years)

£460

Single plaque (with motif) up to 80 characters (for 10 years)

£515

Single plaque (with photo or QR Reader) up to 80 characters (for 10 years)

£565

Brass Plaques in Gardens of Remembrance
Audenshaw, Denton, Hyde, & Mossley Cemeteries

Supply & Fix brass memorial plaque (fixed for 10 years) 
(Standard wording with Name, Date of Death, Age and Choice of Epitaph)
1. Dearly Loved
2. Rest in Peace
3. Treasured Memories

£180

Scattering of cremated remains on Remembrance Gardens

£60

Renewal of Plaque (for 10yrs)

£80

Garden of Rest - Denton Cemetery only

Interment of cremated remains & Stone Tablet (Deceased - Resident)
(£195 for Interment of Cremated remains & £275 for Stone Tablet)

£470

Interment of cremated remains & Stone Tablet (Deceased - Non-Resident)
(£385 for Interment of Cremated remains & £275 for Stone Tablet)

£660

If a Granite Garden of Rest Tablet is required (rather than a stone one)

Additional £35

Memorial Benches (including 1 plaque & fixing of bench)

All Cemeteries & Crematorium

£595

Additional plaques on benches
(N.B Position of Bench to be agreed with Bereavement Services Manager)

£295

Further information regarding fees and charges in connection with inscriptions in the Book of Remembrance or provisions of Plaques at Dukinfield Crematorium and Tameside Cemeteries can be obtained from the Registrar's Office at the Crematorium.

Any additional information can be obtained on application to the Registrar's Office at the address given below during normal office hours: 8.30am to 12noon and 1.00pm to 4.00pm (including Ashton (Hurst), Audenshaw, Denton, Droylsden, Hyde, Mossley and Mottram Cemeteries).

Contact Information
Contact by Post

Registrar's Office
Dukinfield Cemetery and Crematorium
Hall Green Road
Dukinfield
SK16 4EP