Funeral Prices

Standardised Price List
All funeral directors are legally required to publish this Price List for a standardised set of products and services. This is to help you think through your options and make choices, and to let you compare prices between different funeral directors (because prices can vary).
Attended Funeral (funeral director's charges only) £1820.00
This is a funeral where family and friends have a ceremony, event or service for the deceased person at the same time as they attend their burial or cremation.
Taking care of all necessary legal and administrative arrangements £625.00
Collecting and transporting the deceased person from the place of death (normally within 15 miles of the funeral director's premises) into the funeral director's care. £195.00
Care of the deceased person before the funeral in appropriate facilities. The deceased person will be kept at the funeral director's premises. £240.00
Providing a suitable coffin – this will be made from Oak Veneer £345.00
Viewing of the deceased person for family and friends, by appointment with the funeral director (where viewing is requested by the customer) £25.00
At a date and time you agree with the funeral director, taking the deceased person direct to the agreed cemetery or crematorium (normally within 20 miles of the funeral director’s premises) in a hearse or other appropriate vehicle £390.00
 
Unattended Funeral
This is a funeral where family and friends may choose to have a ceremony, event or service for the deceased person, but they do not attend the burial or cremation itself.
Burial (funeral director's charges only) £985.00
Cremation (funeral director's charges plus the cremation fee)2 £995.00
 
Fees you must pay
For an Attended or Unattended burial funeral, the burial fee. 1
In this local area, the typical cost of the burial fee for local residents is: £922.00
For a new grave, you will also need to pay for the plot; for an existing grave with a memorial in place, you may need to pay a removal/replacement fee. In addition, the cemetery may charge a number of other fees.
For an Attended cremation funeral, the cremation fee. 2
In this local area, the typical cost of a cremation for local residents is: £910.00
Please discuss any specific religious, belief-based and/or cultural requirements that you have with the funeral director.
   
ADDITIONAL FUNERAL DIRECTOR PRODUCTS AND SERVICES
This funeral director may be able to supply a range of optional, additional products and services, or to arrange (on your behalf) for a third party to supply them.
Examples Include
Additional mileage (price per mile) £1.50
Additional transfers of the deceased person’s body (e.g. to their home, to a place of worship etc.) (price per transfer) £275.00
Collection and delivery of ashes (From:) £25.00
Embalming £150.00
Funeral officiant (e.g. celebrant, minister of religion etc.) £POA
Services supplied outside of normal office hours £POA
The funeral director can give you a full list of what they can supply. They are likely to charge for these additional products and services, so you may choose to take care of some arrangements without their involvement, or you can use a different supplier.
   
1 This fee (which is sometimes called the interment fee) is the charge made for digging and closing a new grave, or for reopening and closing an existing grave.
2 In England, Wales and Northern Ireland, you will usually need to pay doctors’ fees as well. This is the charge for two doctors to sign the Medical Certificates for Cremation.
Prices correct as of 1st October 2021

Please see below information regarding disbursements and additional costs:

Disbursements
Doctor’s fees from £82
Crematorium fees standard service from £910
Crematorium fees early service from £685
Minister / Celebrant fee from £170
Organist from £50
Church / Place of worship fees from £250

Cremation Plots in a Cornwall Council Cemetery
New Plot & First interment £1012
Interment in existing plot £460

Burial in a Cornwall Council Cemetery
Re opening grave £922
New single grave £1844
New double grave £1946

Options at additional cost
Ashes Caskets £75
Cortege via extra location from £70
Flowers from £50
Funeral gown/robe £50
Grave Markers from £40
Limousine and Driver from £195
Newspaper Notices from £100
Non-Standard Size Coffin plus £100
Orders of Service from £50
Out of Hours Collection from £80
Pre committal service £165
Scatter tubes £25
Web cast from £60

Coffin upgrades £ Call for options
Alternative Hearse £ Call for options

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Prices correct as of 1st October 2021