Makara Cemetery fees

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

Pay cemetery fee

Adult plot plaque lawn Cost
Plot fee $990
Beam fee $190
Maintenance fee $632
Interment/burial fee $695
Total $2,507
Children's section (maximum length: 107cm, casket) Cost
Plot fee $388
Beam fee $171
Maintenance fee $273
Interment/burial fee (stillborn) $93
Interment/burial fee (0-12 months) $118
Interment/burial fee (10 years and under) $150
Denominational areas Cost
Plot fee $1,300
Beam fee $190
Maintenance fee $910
Interment/burial fee $695
Total $3,095
Natural burial Cost
Plot fee $1,510
Maintenance fee $700
Interment/burial fee $1,060
Total $3,270
Second Interments (all sections) Cost
Second interment $1,190
Other Cost
Permit fee for monumental work $97
Indigent interment/burial fee $210
Outside district fee - indigent * $156
Outside district fee - ash plot * $475
Outside district fee - casket plot * $1,181
Temporary grave markers (13 month lease) $160
Muslim boards (adult) $193
Muslim boards (child) $113
Funerals booked after 3.30pm $226
Public holiday casket fee (additional) $1000
Public holiday ash interment fee (additional) $501
Cancellation fee $110
Weekend overtime Cost
Casket interment additional fee $712
Ashes interment additional fee $230
Ash beam Cost
Plot fee $295
Beam fee $171
Maintenance fee $171
Interment/burial fee $178
Total $815
01/2A - section either side of Ash Circle Cost
Plot fee $557
Maintenance fee $171
Interment/burial fee $178
Total $906

* Applies to plots where deceased lived outside Wellington City for 5 or more years (out of district fee).