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) - £794.00
Cremated remains - £245.00
Extra depth per foot or part - £221.00
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 - £1334.00
Other Cemeteries - £1162.00
Cremated remains - £524.00
Child under 18 years - no charge
In woodland grave (Residents of Harrogate Borough Council only) - £969.00
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 - £860.00
Child under 18 years - no charge
Body part (original cremation in the Harrogate district) - £45.00
Body part (original cremation outside the Harrogate district) - £99.00
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) - £186.00
Right to lay a tablet in infants section - £77.00
Right to place a Vase/Tablet up to 250mm - £125.00
Purchase a concrete shoe - £43.00
Additional inscription - £83.00
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) - £278.00
Memorial seat renewal (with new seat/plaque for 12 year period) - price on application
Bronze plaque on kerb (for 12 year period) - £420.00
Renewal plaque on kerb (for further 12 year period) - £213.00
Replacement plaque on kerb (for remainder of existing period) - £204.00
Memorial tree renewal (retaining existing plaque for 12 year period) - £318.00
Memorial tree renewal (including new block/plaque for 12 year period) - £646.00
Additional tree plaque (for 12 year period) - £324.00
Wooden memorial board plaque for 12 year period - £99.00
Memorial tree with label (75mm x 100mm) - £210.00
Bronze baby plaque for 12 year period - £158.00

Columbarium niche for two (25 year period includes fascia tablet with 80 letters) - £490.00
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) - £408.00
Renewal of niche for two (25 year period including new fascia tablet with up to 80 letters) - £478.00
Columbarium vase block (includes plaque and flower holder for 12 year period) - £421.00
Renewal of vase block for 12 years with new plaque - £413.00
Renewal of columbarium vase block (12 year period retaining existing plaque) - £229.00
Columbarium vase block replacement plaque (for the remainder of the existing period) - £207.00
Birdbath plaque for 12 year period (various sizes) prices from - £184.50 to £400.00
Photo/Emblem design on birdbath plaque - price on application
Wall unit tablet (8" x 4") for 12 year period - £256.00
Photo/Emblem design on wall unit tablet - price on application

Book of Remembrance
Book of Remembrance 2 line entry (inclusive of swipe card) - £96.00
Book of Remembrance 5 line entry (inclusive of swipe card) - £148.00
Book of Remembrance 8 line entry (inclusive of swipe card) - £189.00
Book of Remembrance Motif (5 or 8 line entry only) - £69.00
Book of Remembrance 2 line temporary entry - £29.00
Book of Remembrance 5 line temporary entry - £34.00
Book of Remembrance 8 line temporary entry - £36.00
Miniature book with 2 lines - £91.00
Miniature book with 5 lines - £119.00
Miniature book with 8 lines - £127.00
Additional entry in miniature book with 2 lines - £39.00
Additional entry in miniature book with 5 lines - £47.00
Additional entry in miniature book with 8 lines - £51.00
Memorial card/baby card 2 line entry - £21.00
Memorial card/baby card 5 line entry - £27.00
Memorial card/baby card 8 line entry - £32.00
Motif for card (2-8 line entry) - £50.00
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 - £69.00

Bereavement miscellaneous
Grave deed amendments - £31.00
Preparation and registration of a 'Deed of Transfer of Exclusive Right of Burial' - £52.00
Search fee over half hour and subsequent part thereof - £10.00
Exhumation of cremated remains - price on application
Exhumation of a full body - price on application
Use of organ - £29.00
Use of Stonefall Chapel for memorial services/burial services - £174.00
Use of Chapel of Rest (Ripon) - £26.00 (per 24 hours or part)
Use of Ripon Chapel for service - £62.00
Temporary deposit of cremated remains - £24.00 (per month after 1st month)
Metal urns - £44.00
Wooden casket - £68.00
Strewing of cremated remains from elsewhere - £68.00
Forwarding of remains (including special postal casket) - £68.00 (additional charges for courier)
Flower container - £10.00

Page last updated 29/03/2019