The cremation fee includes: use of the service chapel for 30 minutes, the organ, digital music, attendance after the coffin is placed on the catafalque, a certificate of cremation, a cardboard urn and/or burial or scattering of cremated remains (unattended) in the crematorium gardens. Professional display screens are available for photo tributes.
Note: An organist, if required, must be arranged by the funeral director or family. All music, webcast and photo tributes must be arranged directly with Obitus. Contact the crematorium office if you require any assistance.
Cremation type Cost Cremation of a child whose age did not exceed 18 years No charge
Cremation of a person over 18 years (plus Medical Referee)
9am cremation service time (plus Medical Referee)
£686 Cremation of a body part (plus Medical Referee) £60 Medical referees and administration of cremation paperwork £26 Miscellaneous cremation charges Cost Saturday surcharge £220 Supply of a coffin bearer £25 Coffin in early (8.15am - 8.30am) on request of either the funeral
director or family
£15 Wooden cremation casket £60 Token urn in gold/pewter/gunmetal £33 Heart in gold/pewter/gunmetal £41 Small urn in gold/pewter/gunmetal £37 Adult urn in gold/pewter/gunmetal £85 Packaging for cremated remains and use of courier service £144 Unattended burial of cremated remains in the Garden of Remembrance,Millennium Garden or scattering in the Garden of Reflection following their return 12 months after cremation £31 Attended burial of cremated remains in the Garden of Remembrance and Millennium Garden or scattering in the Garden of Reflection £79 Duplicate certificate of cremation £13 Cremation search fee No charge Chapel fee for extended service - (when available) £105 Use of crematorium chapel for memorial service £178 Mortuary storage - per night £30 Collect cremated remains at 9am only on a Saturday, by prior arrangement £86 Replacement cardboard urn £3.60 Green bag £3.60
- Preliminary application for cremation
- Application for cremation (PDF on GOV.UK)
- Medical certificate (PDF on GOV.UK)
- Confirm details of the medical certificate (CR5) (PDF on GOV.UK)
- Preliminary application for scattering of cremated remains in the Garden of Reflection or interment of cremated remains in the informal Garden of Remembrance or in the Millenium Garden at Hereford Crematorium