This page features a list of cemetery and crematorium costs. It doesn't include funeral directors' fees or registration charges.

These are the current prices, including VAT where it applies.

Interments *
Standard interment (person 18 and over) - £818.00
Cremated remains - £252.00
Extra depth per foot or part - £228.00
Child under 18 years - no charge

Additional requested works above standard grave excavation operations - price on application

Right of Burial in Earthen Grave (50 years) *
Harlow Hill and Grove Road Cemeteries - £1375.00
Other Cemeteries - £1197.00
Cremated remains - £540.00
Child under 18 years - no charge
In woodland grave (Residents of Harrogate Borough Council only) - £998.00
Deed of Transfer of Exclusive Right - £52.00
Bricked grave - price on application

* (these charges apply to recent past residents wishing to be interred. In the case of non-residents, the above fees are increased by 50% in accordance with the policy agreed with Director of Community and the Cabinet Member)

Bereavement cremations
Standard cremation fee - £886.00
Child under 18 years - no charge
Body part (original cremation in the Harrogate district) - £47.00
Body part (original cremation outside the Harrogate district) - £102.00
Communal funeral per batch - £55.00
The cremation fee includes use of chapel, waiting room, etc. and all attendances after the coffin is placed on the catafalque; music; disposal of ashes and Medical Referee's fee - (excluding cremation of body parts).

Bereavement memorials and inscriptions
Right to erect a headstone (some size restrictions apply) - £190.00
Right to lay a tablet in infants section - £79.00
Right to place a Vase/Tablet up to 250mm - £128.00
Purchase a concrete shoe - £44.00
Additional inscription - £85.00
Memorial seat (inclusive of bronze plaque for 12 year period) - price on application
Memorial seat renewal (retaining existing seat/plaque/base for 12 year period) - £285.00
Memorial seat renewal (with new seat/plaque for 12 year period) - price on application
Bronze plaque on kerb (for 12 year period) - £430.00
Renewal plaque on kerb (for further 12 year period) - £218.00
Replacement plaque on kerb (for remainder of existing period) - £209.00
Memorial tree renewal (retaining existing plaque for 12 year period) - £326.00
Memorial tree renewal (including new block/plaque for 12 year period) - £662.00
Additional tree plaque (for 12 year period) - £332.00
Wooden memorial board plaque for 12 year period - £102.00
Memorial tree with label (75mm x 100mm) (for 12 year period) - £215.00
Bronze baby plaque for 12 year period - £162.00

Columbarium niche for two (25 year period includes fascia tablet with 80 letters) - £502.00
Columbarium extra letters - £5.00 each
Separate deposit of cremated remains in Niche - £27.00
Enamel plaque on niche tablet - price on application
Emblem design on niche tablet - price on application
Renewal of niche for two (25 year period retaining existing fascia tablet) - £418.00
Renewal of niche for two (25 year period including new fascia tablet with up to 80 letters) - £490.00
Columbarium vase block (includes plaque and flower holder for 12 year period) - £431.00
Renewal of vase block for 12 years with new plaque - £423.00
Renewal of columbarium vase block (12 year period retaining existing plaque) - £235.00
Columbarium vase block replacement plaque (for the remainder of the existing period) - £212.00
Birdbath plaque for 12 year period (various sizes) prices from - £189.00 to £410.00
Photo/Emblem design on birdbath plaque - price on application
Wall unit tablet (8" x 4") for 12 year period - £262.00
Photo/Emblem design on wall unit tablet - price on application

Book of Remembrance
Book of Remembrance two line entry (inclusive of swipe card) - £99.00
Book of Remembrance five line entry (inclusive of swipe card) - £152.00
Book of Remembrance eight line entry (inclusive of swipe card) - £194.00
Book of Remembrance Motif (five or eight line entry only) - £71.50
Book of Remembrance two line temporary entry - £30.50
Book of Remembrance five line temporary entry - £35.00
Book of Remembrance eight line temporary entry - £37.00
Miniature book with two lines - £93.00
Miniature book with five lines - £122.00
Miniature book with eight lines - £130.00
Additional entry in miniature book with two lines - £40.00
Additional entry in miniature book with five lines - £48.00
Additional entry in miniature book with eight lines - £52.00
Memorial card/baby card two line entry - £21.00
Memorial card/baby card five line entry - £27.50
Memorial card/baby card eight line entry - £32.50
Motif for card (two-eight line entry) - £50.50
Electronic Book of Remembrance - first swipe card existing entries - £26.00
Electronic Book of Remembrance - additional swipe card - £17.00
Electronic Book of Remembrance - extra screen - £70.00

Bereavement miscellaneous
Grave deed amendments - £31.50
Preparation and registration of a 'Deed of Transfer of Exclusive Right of Burial' - £54.00
Search fee over half hour and subsequent part thereof - £10.50
Exhumation of cremated remains - price on application
Exhumation of a full body - price on application
Use of organ - £30.00
Use of Stonefall Chapel for memorial services/burial services - £178.00
Use of Chapel of Rest (Ripon) - £26.00 (per 24 hours or part)
Use of Ripon Chapel for service - £63.00
Temporary deposit of cremated remains - £24.00 (per month after 1st month)
Metal urns - £45.00
Wooden casket - £70.00
Strewing of cremated remains from elsewhere - £70.00
Forwarding of remains (including special postal casket) - £70.00 (additional charges for courier)
Flower container - £10.50

Page last updated 01/04/2020