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Cemeteries

Tasman District Council looks after twelve cemeteries in the district. Find out more about them, search our records or submit a photo of a headstone.

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The Tasman District Council manages cemeteries throughout the district. You can reserve a plot in any of our cemeteries by contacting one of our Customer Service Centres.

Not all cemetery records are held by us - some cemeteries in the area are managed by trustees and churches - and you won't find those on these pages.

Plot

 Type

Charges from 1 July 2019 including GST

Purchase Right of Burial
 
RSA in designated areas No fee
New Plot - 12 years and over $1,235.00
Natural Burial - Standard Plot Size $1,235.00
Natural Burial - Large Plot Size $2,471.00
Children's Areas where Set Apart
 
Child 5-12 years $629.00
Child 0-5 years $157.00
Stillborn No fee
Out of District Fee on any Burial Plot (extra to above) $1,235.00
Burial Interment Fees
 
RSA $779.00
Interments - 12 Years and over $779.00
Child 5-12 years $467.00
Child 0-5 years $148.00
Stillborn No fee
Disinterment/Reinternment Actual cost
Saturday extra charge - all ages $216.00
Sunday & Public Holiday extra chage - all ages $483.00

Ashes

 

Charges from 1 July 2019 incl GST

Purchase Right of Burial
 
RSA No fee
Rose Garden - all ages $498.00
Tree Shrub Garden - all ages $498.00
Ash Berm - all ages $498.00
Stillborn No fee
Out of District Fee on any Ash Plot - (extra to above) $498.00
Richmond Memorial Wall
 
Richmond Memorial Wall Plaque Space $189.00
Richmond Memorial Wall Plaque Space
- Out of District Fee
$317.00 
Ash Interment Fees
 
All ash plots in all cemeteries - all ages $152.00
Disinterment/Reinternment - ashes Actual cost
Saturday extra charge - all ages
(if contractor attendance is required)
$167.00

Sunday and Public Holidays extra charge - all ages
(if contractor attendance is required)

$269.00 

Miscellaneous

  Charges from 1 July 2019 incl GST
Concrete cutting when required Actual cost
Late Funeral hourly rate extra
charge after 5pm
$216.00

 

Search for cemetery records by name, or use advanced search for more detailed searching.

Cemeteries are peaceful and interesting places - whether you're there to do genealogical research, feel closer to someone who's passed, or just soak in the history and stories.

You can submit an image for a headstone, or you can replace an existing image by submitting a new one.