Karori Cemetery fees

Find out about or pay fees for services at Karori Cemetery.

Pay cemetery fee

For a detailed list of cremation fees, see: Cremation Fees

Seaforth Memorial Garden
Ash plots (two interments) $946
Memorial plots $530
Bronze plaques - 200mm x 125mm for 100 letters ($1 thereafter) $371
Granite Memorial Book (position only)
See monumental mason for plaque cost
Chapel hire
Per ½ hour $195
Chapel hire for burials $210
Chapel hire for cremation elsewhere (1 hour) $240
Interment fees
Second interment $1182
Ashes $163
Niche placement / removal $163
Vault placement $320
Services sections $646
Services sections - ash plots $163
Stillborn (unmarked section)  
Interment fee $90
Plot $42
Casket disinterment $2033
Ash disinterments $263
Outside district fee-casket interment * $913
Outside district fee-ash interment * $430
Extra width (per 300mm) $195
Extra depth (per 300mm) $257
Breaking concrete floor $215
Cutting concrete floor $268
Core drilling ash interments (Karori only) $237
Change of deed $63
Plot search charges by staff:
1-3 searches
More than three

no charge
$6 per search
Plot photo request $10
Plaque placement removal $84
Permit fee for monumental work - Karori Cemetery, Rose Garden & Seaforth Memorial Garden only $53
Permit fee for monumental work - elsewhere $84
Non-compliance fee for not having a permit for monumental work
This is additional to standard permit fee.
Memorial plaques
Bronze memorial wall plaque (135mm x 95mm) $239
Single niche (bronze) $893
Plaque (name, date of death, age) (POA)
Single niche (granite) $966
Plaque enquire Monumental Mason
Double niche (bronze) $1,182
Plaque (name, date of death, age) (POA)
New double niche (granite) $1613
Plaque enquire Monumental Mason
Services ash plots no charge
Plaque apply Veteran Affairs NZ