Burial and Cremation Fees and Charges

Below are the Fees and Charges for Astwood and St John's Cemeteries and Worcester Crematorium from 1 April 2016 to 31 March 2017.

Please visit the Memorial Options page for Memorial item prices.

Interment

 Description

Price (£)

Interment in an earthen grave of a person whose age at the time of death exceeded 17 years old, with sufficient depth to allow for a:

 

Burial

       845.00

Interment in an earthen grave of a child:

 

Whose age at the time of death exceeded one month but did not exceed 17 years old

190.00

A stillborn or a baby whose age at the time of death did not exceed one month old

 65.00

Interment in an earthen grave for a

 

Cremated Remains

320.00

Grant of Exclusive Right of Burial

For the Exclusive Right of Burial in an earthen grave for a period of 30 or 99 years and including the Deed of Grant:

Description

Price (£)  

Adult Grave

 

30 Years

765.00

99 Years

2000.00

Child Grave (under 17 years)

 

30 Years

380.00

99 Years

740.00

Cremated Remains Grave

 

30 Years

380.00

99 Years

740.00

Transfer of Exclusive Right of Burial

85.00

Non Resident Surcharge Adult Grave (when purchased/registered from/for a non Worcester address)

460.00

Non Resident Surcharge Child or Cremated Remains Grave (when purchased/registered from/for a non Worcester address)

255.00

Renewal of Deed of Grant 10 Years - Full Burial

150.00

Renewal of Deed of Grant 10 Years - Cremated Remains

100.00

Grave Maintenance

Description

     Price (£)

Weed, repair turf and tidy grave

      180.00

Planting only (twice yearly planting of seasonal bedding plants)

       180.00

Minor works to grave (per hour)

        35.00

Memorial Permits

Permitted on all purchased graves except in the Natural Burial area.

All permits include supply of National Association of Memorial Mason's fixing kits and foundation slab.

Description

Price (£)

Permit for erection of fixed stone memorial not exceeding 1m in height (includes foundation slab and anchor)

400.00

Permit for erection of fixed stone not exceeding 650mm in height on a child's grave (under 17 years of age)

150.00

Additionally

 

Permit to add an additional inscription

85.00

Installation of Full Kerb Sett on adult grave

120.00

Installation of Mini Kerb Sett on adult grave

75.00

Installation of Mini Kerb Sett on child/baby grave (under 17 years of age)

10.00

 Laying down of memorial headstones following Health & Safety inspection 200.00

Cremation

Includes the use of the crematorium chapel for 45 minutes, the medical referee fee, use of the Wesley audio music system, a plastic urn and the mercury abatement surcharge, where applicable.

Description

Price (£)

Of the body of a person whose age at the time of death exceeded 17 years

760.00

Of the body of a child whose age at the time of death exceeded one month but did not exceed 5 years

165.00

Of the body of a Child that exceeded 5 years, but did not exceed 17 years 

215.00

Of the body of a stillborn child or of a child whose age at the time of death did not exceed one month 

80.00

Foetal remains

0.00

A "Cremation Only" Service 

430.00

Statutory Fees

Description

Price (£)

Medical Referee fee (except foetal remains)                                                                         

     45.00

Miscellaneous Fees

Description

Price (£)

CD Recording of Service

60.00

Use of Crematorium Chapel for a Burial Service (45 minutes) or an Extended Crematorium Service (further 45 minutes)

370.00

Postage of Cremated Remains (where cremation took place at Worcester, in plastic urn only)

100.00

Temporary deposit of Cremated Remains, free for one month, charge thereafter up to 6 months

50.00

Register Search

40.00

Photocopy of a Cemetery Maps, Deeds, Certificates etc.

10.00

A Loose Burial of Ashes placed in the cemetery gardens where the deceased was cremated at Worcester Crematorium (whether an Attended or Unattended service takes place).

62.00

A Loose Burial of Ashes placed in the cemetery gardens where the deceased was not cremated at Worcester Crematorium (whether an Attended or Unattended service takes place)

180.00

Supply of a Coffin Bearer (per occasion)

25.00

Supply of Engraved Nameplate

15.00

A "Late amendment to Music" fee. (charged for any alterations to music made on the day of the service)

20.00

The "Laying down" of a Memorial Headstone following an Health and Safety Inspection

200.00

For further information please contact the Cemetery office on 01905 22633