Funeral costs

Card payments

Please note: only card payments can be taken by the Registration Service. We are unable to take cash payments.

The fees below are fixed costs for the services detailed. Additional costs may be payable for other services provided, dependent on the funeral service requested.

Help to pay for a funeral you are arranging is available from the Government in the form of a Funeral Payment.

These prices are effective from 1 April 2020.

Please note: where the pre-purchaser for a reserved grave, or the deceased, are non-residents of Telford and Wrekin, the fees below will be doubled

BURIALS

Charge VAT
Right of burial
Right of burial in lawn grave space £1,135 No VAT
Right of burial in garden of remembrance plot £720 No VAT
Right of burial in traditional/kerb set grave £1,245 No VAT
Right of burial in still born plot No charge -
Right of burial in children's plot No charge -
Right of burial in walled grave £2025 Incl. VAT
Right of burial in columbarium (25 year lease) £825 No VAT
Interments
Still born No charge -
Children up to 18 years No charge -
Single £885 No VAT
Double £1,060 No VAT
Cremated remains £300 No VAT
Cremated remains, double depth £330 No VAT
Cremated remains, treble depth £400 No VAT
Additional charge if interment is outside of normal hours £995 No VAT
Additional charge if outside normal hours cremated remains £395 No VAT
Additional charge for burial of a casket over 6'11" x 32" £360 No VAT
Re-opening a vault and re-walling £2,360 Incl. VAT
Memorials
Permission to erect a headstone, tablet, etc. £215 No VAT
Permission to erect a small headstone on GOR, etc. £155 No VAT
Permission to place a vase £65 No VAT
Permission to place a plaque, if purchased elsewhere £60 No VAT
Added inscription £75 No VAT
Memorial bench £1,245 No VAT
Plaques
Provision of bronze plaque (6" x 4", up to 60 letters included) £310 No VAT
Extra letters £2.50 each No VAT
Search of records £45 per hour No VAT

Last updated: 02/09/2020 13:08