TABLE OF FEES

BURIAL AUTHORITY FOR THE PARISH OF LONG MELFORD:
TABLE OF FEES – LONG MELFORD BURIAL GROUND AS FROM 1st  April 2017
PART 1   For the Internment in a Grave of

  • The body of an Infant up to ONE MONTH OLD                    £ 45: 00
  • The body of a Child more than ONE MONTH OLD              £ 170.00
  • The body of a person whose age at death exceeded 12 yrs.£ 520:00
  • Cremation remains in Cremation Plot or existing grave    £ 370:00

Note:   Charges do not include digging.  Undertakers must provide their own diggers unless by prior arrangement with this Authority where additional fees may be applicable. The above charges apply irrespective of the EXCLUSIVE RIGHT OF BURIAL, which must be purchased on reserving a future internment and/or the right to erect a MEMORIAL.

PART 2  Exclusive Right of Burial:-

  1. For 75 YEARS in an earthen Grave 9’ x 4’                         £420:00
  2. Ashes in special cremation plot or existing grave            £370:00

PART 3  MONUMENTS, GRAVE STONES, and TABLETS & INSCRIPTIONS
Headstones not exceeding 32”H x 30”W                         £320:00
Kerbstones or flat stones or Border Stones
(enclosing space not   exceeding 7’6” x 3’6”)                 £370:00
Tablet – Cremation Plot not exceeding 18”x12”              £270:00
(Flat Tablets only on Plots 1 and 2)
To place an additional stone that fits within the plot             £120:00

New Cremation Head Stones not exceeding
24”H x 18”W (on plots 3 and 4)                                          £290:00
Additional inscriptions after First inscription                  £ 50.00

All fees are non-negotiable and reflect residents and non-residents alike. Invoices will be issued on or around the date of inquiry and charges will be applied at this point regardless of the funeral date or when the memorial is placed.
For all funeral enquiries, in the first instance contact the Cemetery Manager, Alan Sawyer by email with all details of the deceased. Information needed includes: Date of death, age place of death and an y probable date for the funeral. A confirmation form will then be issued with the fee. Contact information; The Cemetery Manager can be reached via :
Email: LONGMELFORDBURIALS@GMAIL.COM
Mobile : 07970293003