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Cemeteries and Crematorium Fees and Charges

 

Bereavement Services

(From 01 April 2019)

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)

£850

Exclusive Right of Burial (Non-Resident)

£1590

Interment Fee (Aged 16 years and under)

No charge

Interment Fee (Resident - Aged 17 years and over)

£900

Interment Fee (Non-Resident)

£1725

Widening of Grave

£140

Use of Chapel

£120

Interment of Cremated Remains (Resident)

£205

Interment of Cremated Remains (Non-Resident)

£395

Interment of Body Parts or blocks and slides

£75

Providing a Double Chamber Vault

£3350

Bricking of Vaults & Semi Vaults

£600

Timbering of Graves (inc VAT) 

£400

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)

£25

A Wooden Casket for Cremated Remains

£75

Use of Droylsden and Dukinfield Chapel Organ

£26

Transfer of Ownership including 1 Grave Deed

£80

Additional Grave Deed

£25

Selection of Grave

£45

Statutory Declaration of Ownership

£80

Weekend/Bank Holiday on cost (Muslim Interments)

£490

Extract of burial/cremation register

£25

Renewal of plaques for 10 years

£100

Transfer of plaque to new position

£35

New Grave using Chapel (Deceased and Purchaser both Residents)

£2120

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

£3685

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

£2860

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

£2945

New Grave Direct (Deceased and Purchaser both Resident)

£2000

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

£3565

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

£2740

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

£2825

Purchase Without Interment (Purchaser - Resident)

£1015

Purchase Without Interment (Purchaser - Non-Resident)

£1755

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

£1305

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

£2235

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

£2045

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

£1495

Cremation

Cremation Fee (aged 16 years and under)

No charge

Cremation Fee (aged 17 years and over)
Made up by: £643 Cremation, £19 Med Ref, £53 Environment fee

£715

Cremation Fee (Non-Resident) (aged 17 years and over)
Made up by: £688 Cremation, £19 Med Ref, £53 Environment fee

£760

Cremation fee (Municipal Funeral)
Made up by: £608 Cremation, £19 Med Ref, £53 Environment fee

£680

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

£60

USB Recording of Service

£45

Scatter of Cremated Remains at Dukinfield Crematorium if Witnessed

£30

Scatter Cremated Remains if Cremation Carried out Elsewhere

£60

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

2 Line entry

£165

5 Line entry

£200

8 Line entry

£245

5 Line entry with Emblem/Crest

£300

8 Line entry with Emblem/Crest

£330

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

Additional placing of remains and new inscription

£450

Renewal fee for 20 years

£200

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

Additional placing of remains and new inscription

£350

Renewal fee for 20 years

£200

Dukinfield Crematorium - Perspex plaques along Main Drive

Single plaque up to 80 characters (for 10 years)

£380

With Motif                                                                                       Black & White
Colour

+£55
+£65

With Photo

+£105

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

Single plaque up to 80 characters (for 10 years)

£460

With Motif                                                                                       Black & White
Colour

+£55
+£65

With Photo

+£105

Dukinfield Crematorium - Granite Vase & plaque

Single plaque up to 60 characters (for 10 years)

£510

With Motif                                                                                       Black & White
Colour

+£55
+£65

With Photo

+£105

Replacement plaque up to 60 characters

£250

Additional characters

£2 (per character)

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

With Motif                                                                                       Black & White
Colour

+£55
+£65

With Photo

+£105

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

With Motif                                                                                       Black & White
Colour

+£55
+£65

With Photo

+£105

Memorials for Baby Section   (mandatory on Individual Baby Graves )

Natural Stone & up to 70 characters

£240

Black Granite & up to 70 characters

£360

Motif (choice available)

additional £95

Additional characters

£2 (per character)

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

With Motif                                                                                       Black & White
Colour

+£55
+£65

With Photo

+£105

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

£190

Scattering of cremated remains on Remembrance Gardens

£60

Renewal of Plaque (for 10yrs)

£100

Garden of Rest - Denton Cemetery only

Interment of cremated remains & Stone Tablet (Deceased - Resident)
(£205 for Interment of Cremated remains & £285 for Stone Tablet)

£490

Interment of cremated remains & Stone Tablet (Deceased - Non-Resident)
(£395 for Interment of Cremated remains & £285 for Stone Tablet)

£680

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

Additional £50

Memorial Benches (including 1 plaque & fixing of bench)

All Cemeteries & Crematorium

£610

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

£305


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