We will remain dignified and respectful throughout this emergency in relation to the deceased and families.
Council will consult with families and/or funeral directors prior to committals, and we have issued guidance to the funeral directors in our area.
Burial provision will be prepared on a needs basis and in a cemetery of the family's choice, as far as practical.
The numbers of mourners attending the grave at the time of burial should be kept to a minimum and no more than 10 immediate family members;
All those attending the burial must adhere to social distancing rules and no one should attend any cemetery if they are displaying symptoms;
All those attending the burial will be asked to stay 5 meters away from the grave.
Please contact us if you have any queries or concerns.