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Burial charges

Our burial charges for 2020-21 are listed in the table below.

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INTERMENT VAT Fee
Purchase of Lair Exempt £637.00
Purchase of Single Lair (Kilmaurs Cemetery) Exempt £209.00
Interment of Adult Exempt £665.00
Interment of Adult (Public Holidays/Saturday) Exempt £1,330.00
Purchase of Cremation Casket Lair Exempt £422.50
Interment of Ashes Exempt £205.50
Interment of Ashes (Public Holidays/Saturday) Exempt £411.00
     
GREEN BURIAL    
Purchase of Lair Exempt £427.00
Interment of Adult Exempt £427.00
Interment of Adult (Public Holidays/Saturday) Exempt £853.00
Ashes Interment - Meadowland only Exempt £163.00
Ashes Interment - Meadowland only (Public Holidays/Saturday) Exempt £325.50
     
CHILDREN 17 YEARS AND UNDER (including stillborn and pregnancy loss if resident of East Ayrshire)    
Interment of Child Exempt £0.00
Purchase of Lair Exempt £0.00
Monument Permit Full Fee (Includes Foundation)  Exempt £0.00
Name on Baby Section Plaque Exempt £0.00
     
MEMORIAL    
Monument Permit Full Fee (Includes Foundation) Up to and inclusive of 24" x 18" Exempt £201.50
Monument Permit Full Fee (Includes Foundation) Up to and inclusive of 24" x 30" Exempt £235.50
Monument Permit Full Fee (Includes Foundation) sizes over 24" x 30" Exempt £269.50
Name on Plaque - New Cumnock Planters Exempt £40.50
Memorial Ancillary Permit (Allows renovation, added inscription, relettering etc. - No foundation included) VAT/Standard Rate £67.00
Green Burial - Memorial Tree VAT/Standard Rate £355.50
Placement of Memorial Seat (10 years lease compulsory) Exempt £142.00
Lease extension (10 years) Exempt £142.00
Supply of Standard Memorial Seat Exempt £919.50
Installation of Memorial Seat Compulsory. Exempt £106.50
Maintenance Agreement (10 years) Exempt £919.50
Take down and removal costs Exempt £110.50
     
LAIR DEEDS/RECORDS    
Transfer of Lair Certificate  Exempt £33.50
Duplicate Lair Certificate Exempt £33.50
Search of Records (Public) Exempt £33.50

Notes

  • Interments outside normal working hours (two x employees at £41.25 per hour/part hour - VAT added standard rate)
  • Large foundations will incur a surcharge of 100%
  • Funeral Director fees are not included in the above. Please discuss services and fees with your appointed Funeral Director
  • Interments on Public Holidays, Saturdays and Sundays will incur 100% surcharge fee.
  • East Ayrshire Respectful Funeral Service may be a lower cost option. For further details, contact Bereavement Services - Tel 01563 554775/6

Interment times

  • Monday to Thursday - 9.30am to 2.30pm
  • Friday - 9.30am to 2.00pm (these times may be subject to change)

Contact Information

Bereavement Services
Western Road Depot
Western Road
Kilmarnock
KA3 1LL
Telephone: 01563 554775
Telephone: 01563 554776
Fax 01563 554777