Bourne Cemetery Charges from 1 April 2014 – 31 March 2015

Section 34 of the Burial Act 1852 / Local Government Act 1972 / Article 15 of the Local Authorities Cemeteries Order 1977

INTERMENT including cost of Grounds Maintenance Part I



Body of a child whose age at the time of death exceeded 12 years but did not exceed 16 years / 189.65 / To supply, plant and maintain Standard Rose tree with stake and single plaque for dedication period of 5 years / 119.20
Body of a person whose age at the time of death exceeded 16 years / 357.60 / To renew a current Standard Rose Tree Agreement / 82.60
Interment where Funeral Director has taken responsibility for Grave Digger / 119.20 / To supply, plant and maintain Bush Rose and single plaque for dedication period of 5 years / 83.45
To renew a current Bush Rose Agreement / 51.60
For the interment of Cremated Remains / 119.20 / Supply of double plaque instead of single for above two items - additional cost / 17.90
Any interment on Saturdays by special arrangements only and subject to a surcharge of / 119.20 / Donation of Tree – arrangements for type and location to be made with Cemetery Keeper Plaque for tree as below


/ Single plaque / 29.80
Double plaque / 47.70

Stillborn child or infant up to the age of 5 years

/ 83.45

Person whose age is between 5- 16 years

Person whose age is over 16 years

/ 208.60
321.85 / MISCELLANEOUS / Part V

Cremated Remains Plot

/ 119.20 / Search Fee – Register of Burials For two hours
Per hour thereafter / 23.85

Extension of 10 years (request made in writing)

/ 89.40 / Garden of Rest 3 (opened in 2014)
In this area only Bourne Town Council permits 3 different styles of memorials: Flat stone as in previous Garden of Rest, Wedge and Vase. The fees are included in Part III.
The Amenities Committee of Bourne Town Council reviews its fees/charges on an annual basis.
The fees, payments and sums set out in this document apply where the person to be interred or in respect of whom the right is granted is, or immediately before death was, an inhabitant or parishioner of the Town of Bourne, including the villages of Twenty, Dyke and Cawthorpe, or in the case of a stillborn child, where the parents (or one of them) are, or at the time of the interment, were such inhabitants or parishioners.
In all other cases, the fees will be doubled in Parts I & II.

ERECTION OF MEMORIALS (Applications are compulsory) Part III

For the right to erect, or place on a grave or vault and in the Garden of Rest or in respect of which Exclusive Right of Burial has been granted as approved by the Council
(3 or 6 feet base) SINGLE DOUBLE

A headstone not exceeding 3 feet in height

Incl. Wooden Cross (9 months free of charge) 89.40



For each additional 6 inches or part thereof,

in excess of 3 feet to a maximum of 4 feet. 59.60

/ 59.60

Black Marble/Granite Cremation Stone 10” x 10”

and Wedge (maximum width in Garden of Rest 3 is 20”) 65.60







Inscribed Vase (maximum width in Garden of Rest 3 is 20”) /


Each additional inscription



Vase Hire (9 month hire period) (1 month extension £5.15)



Bench Foundation



Bourne Town Council

Cemetery Charges 1 April 2014 – 31 March 2015
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