Fees
& Charges

Crematorium
Fees & Charges

Cremation and Service Fees

Cremation fees include the cremation, environmental surcharge, medical referee fee & cardboard casket

Standard fee for person 18 years of age and over for a published 30 minute service slot £670.00
Standard fee for person 18 years of age and over for a published 45 minute service slot £820.00
Standard fee for person 18 years of age and over and direct to Crematory with no chapel use £475.00
Non-Viable Foetus, Stillborn babies and children 18 Yrs and under Free

Extended service time Fees

30 minute service extension £315.00
45 minute service extension £515.00
Cremation surcharge fee for overrun of allocated service time £320.00
Use of Crematorium Chapel for a Memorial Service £320.00

Miscellaneous Charges

Obitus Service Recording (DVD/Bu-Ray/USB stick) £50.00
Obitus Service Recording Additional Copy (DVD/Bu-Ray/USB stick) £34.00
Obitus Live Webcast £70.00
Obitus Webcast Copy (DVD/Blu-Ray/USB stick) £50.00
Obitus Webcast including 28 Day Access & Download £82.00
Obitus Professional Photo Tribute £80.00
Obitus Professional Photo Tribute Copy (DVD/Bu-Ray/USB stick) £50.00
Obitus Simple Slide Show up to 25 Photos £46.00
Obitus Each Additional 25 Photos £28.00
Obitus Single Photo Tribute £27.00
Obitus Downloadable Copy of Professional Photo Tribute £27.00
Obitus Checking Family Supplied Video £27.00
Obitus Extra Work £32.00
Crematorium Staff to load and update OBITUS products and services £80.00
Duplicate Certificate of cremation hard copy £30.00
Duplicate Certificate of cremation email copy £10.00
Extract of cremation hard copy £30.00
Extract of cremation email copy £10.00
Provision of a person to bear a coffin into Chapel £42.00
Use of Chapel Organ (Cemetery and Crematorium Chapel) £32.00
Witness the charging of the coffin into the cremator £30.00

Cremated Remains Administration Fees

Strewing of Cremated remains from Tunbridge Wells Crematorium within 12 months of cremation Free
Burial of cremated remains from Tunbridge Wells Crematorium unwitnessed (excluding Memorial Path) £130.00
Receiving of cremated remains from elsewhere, in addition to strewing or burial fee £105.00
Strewing of Cremated remains after 12 months for cremations carried out at Tunbridge Wells Crematorium £150.00
Witness strew/burial of cremated remains attendance fee £45.00
Temporary holding of cremated remains per month £60.00
Disposal of Cremated Remains from Funeral Director where Applicant authority exists £105.00
Administration fee £18.00
Genealogy searches per surname, maximum of 3 people search £46.00

Urns and Metal Containers

Metal £35.00
Polytainer £30.00
Interment cardboard Casket £17.00
Small Scatter Tube Teddy Motif/Floral £9.00
Large Adult Scatter Tube £19.00

Memorial Plaques and Inscriptions

Panorama Niche 15 yrs incl. 1st Interment and Basic Inscription £990.00
Panorama Niche, subsequent Interment (Additional Inscription Extra) £130.00
Wall Niche 10yrs incl. 1st Interment and Basic Inscription £500.00
Wall Niche subsequent interment (Additional Inscription Extra) £135.00
Sanctum 15yrs incl. 1st Interment and Basic Inscription £1000.00
Sanctum, subsequent interment (Additional Inscription Extra) £130.00
Buxton Granite Bench 10yrs Basic Inscription £400.00
Memorial Wall Plaque (Large) 10yrs incl. Basic Inscription £400.00
Memorial Wall Plaque (Large) 5yrs incl. Basic Inscription £200.00
Memorial Wall Plaque (Small) 5 years incl. Basic Inscription only £200.00
Memorial Wall Plaque (Small) 5 year renewal £200.00
Barbican Granite Plaque initial dedication 10 years £390.00
Barbican Granite Plaque Renewal 5 years £200.00
Granite Kerb Plaque 10 year dedication £390.00
Granite Kerb Plaque replacement within dedication period £110.00
Granite Kerb Plaque dedication Renewal 5 years £197.00
Standard motif on Granite plaque POA
Ceramic photo plaque on Granite plaque POA
Bronze Kerb Plaque 10 year dedication £400.00
Bronze Kerb Plaque renewal 5 years £127.00
Bronze Kerb Plaque replacement within dedication period £123.00
Memorial Path Bronze Kerb Plaque 15yr dedication plus interment of 2 sets of cremated remains £655.00
Memorial Path Bronze Kerb Plaque replacement within dedication period £123.00
Mushroom plaque in Children’s Glade 5 year dedication £180.00
Mushroom replacement within dedication £100.00
Mushroom plaque in Children’s Garden Renewal 5 years £180.00
Children’s Garden Bronze Memorial Plaque 10 year dedication £400.00
Children’s Garden Bronze Memorial Plaque 5 year renewal £127.00
Granite Vase Block initial 10 year lease £ 470.00
Granite Vase Block Renewal 5 years £ 235.00
Willow Tree Memorial 5 years £100.00
Willow Tree Memorial Renewal 5 years £100.00
Purchase of Bronze plaque on Expiry of Dedication £15.00

Interments

Single depth (6’) interment fee 18 years and over (includes removal of spoilage fee) £690.00
Non-viable foetuses, still born children, and children under 18 years of age £170.00
For each additional single depth (includes removal of spoilage fee) £230.00
Interment in walled grave/vault £P.O.A.
Interment of cremated remains £190.00
Interment in an unpurchased grave £1,100.00
Muslim grave single depth (6’) interment fee 18yrs and older (includes removal of spoilage fee) £940.00

Purchase of Exclusive Burial Rights 35 Yrs

Private grave space for Non-viable foetus, still born child or child under 18 years of age (Single depth interment only) £300.00
Lawn interior £1035.00
Lawn exterior £1085.00
Traditional interior £1150.00
Traditional exterior £1200.00
Cremation plot £550.00
Primrose Garden Type 1 £1,650.00
Primrose Garden Type 2 £1,750.00
Primrose Garden Type 3 £1,850.00

Miscellaneous Fees

Exhumation of single coffin £2,750.00
Exhumation of each additional coffin £555.00
Exhumation of cremated remains £240.00
Transfer of Exclusive rights of burial £127.00
Use of Cemetery Chapel for memorial service £315.00
45 minute service extension available at 10am through to 3pm £515.00
Genealogy Searche per surname , maximum of 3 people per search £46.00

Memorial Permit Fees

Approval of added inscription where memorial is not removed £85.00
Approval of added inscription where memorial is removed (lawn) £140.00
Approval of added inscription where memorial is removed (traditional) £195.00
Approval and placement of headstone, vase, book or tablet £145.00
Approval and placement of full kerbing and headstone £200.00
Permit to re-install fee 5 year permit £75.00
Permit to re-install fee 10 year permit £145.00
Memorial removal and disposal fee £47.00
K&S staff attendance in cemetery £25.00
Graveside service by K&S staff £45.00

Primrose Garden Commemoration

Primrose garden cremated remains plot Type 1, Excl Interment fee £1650.00
Primrose garden cremated remains plot Type 2, Excl Interment fee £1750.00
Primrose garden cremated remains plot Type 3, Excl Interment fee £1850.00

Book of Remembrance Entries

Two line entry £90.00
Five line entry £155.00
Five line entry with picture £220.00
Eight line entry £185.00
Eight line entry with a picture £250.00

Memorial Cards

Two line entry £53.00
Five line entry £67.00
Five line entry with a picture £143.00
Eight line entry £83.00
Eight line entry with a picture £165.00

Miniature Memorial Books

Two line entry £73.00
Five line entry £95.00
Five line entry with a picture £168.00
Eight line entry £120.00
Eight line entry with a picture £189.00

Additional Entries Books & Cards

Two line entry £30.00
Five line entry £50.00
Five line entry with a picture £110.00
Eight line entry £63.00
Eight line entry with a picture £131.00

All Fees inclusive of VAT at 20% where applicable. Please Note: All Interment and Exclusive Rights of Burial fees will be increased by 100% where the deceased person resided outside the borough of Tunbridge Wells.