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Cemetery Prices

Photograph of a cemetery

Cemetery Prices Commencing 1 April 2017 for Mid and East Antrim Borough Council owned cemeteries.

 

Resident

Non Resident

Grave Purchase

£300.00

£1,000.00

Interment

£250.00

£800.00

Cremation/Ashes

£80.00

£160.00

Stillborn Infant

£80.00

£160.00

Interment (Under 5)

£80.00

£160.00

Permission for Erection of a Headstone

£80.00

£120.00

Erection of Surround

£80.00

£120.00

Erection of Headstone and Surround

£160.00

£240.00

Grant of Title and registration (Transfer)

£60.00

£100.00

Issue of Duplicate Certificate

£60.00

£100.00

Search of Extract from Register

£60.00

£100.00

Exhumation Fee £2,000.00 £2,000.00

Additional Weekend Burial Charges

The following extra charges are applied on top of the existing fees above: Saturday extra charge is £150.00. Sunday and Bank Holidays extra charge is £190.00.

Residents of Mid and East Antrim Borough will receive a concession on the full price which must be paid by non-residents. A person may claim resident status by providing proof of residency within the Borough or that they live within a three kilometre radius of a Mid and East Antrim Borough Council Cemetery if they live outside of the Borough within the last seven years. Proof of residency requires the presentation of official original documentation (not photocopies) that confirm an applicant’s address in the Borough within the last seven years and may include: Passport, Drivers, Licence, Rates or Utility bill, Bank or Building Society Statement, Credit/Debit Card Statement, Mortgage Statement. Persons who are unable to provide proof of residency will be charged as Non-residents. This policy applies to all charges for Cemetery provision.

The above charges were agreed at the Policy & Resources Committee on 20th September 2016 and ratified at a full Council meeting on 3rd October 2016.

The Burial Rules and Regulations came into effect on the 1 November 2017. A published booklet will be available shortly.