Burial fees and charges

Purchase of ground Cost
Lairs for one or two interments £1004.00*
Woodland burial - land (includes tree & marker) £800.00
Lairs for cremation caskets (up to 4) £1004.00 *
Interments Cost
Adults (first, or re-open) £717.00
Woodland burial - interment £717.00
Cremation caskets £272.00
Child under 8 years £272.00
Child 8-16 years £377.00
Interments Saturday (last interment 10.30am) Cost
Adult £906.00
Cremation caskets £400.00
Child under 8 years £400.00
Child 8-16 years £583.00
Interments Sunday, holidays or outwith seasonal working hours Cost
Adult £1,180.00
Cremation caskets £503.00
Child under 8 years £503.00
Child 8-16 years £766.00

Outwith Scottish Borders

Purchase of ground £1,391.00 *
Interments Cost
Adult £1,049.50
Cremation caskets £382.00
Child under 8 years £382.00
Child 8-16 years £539.50
Interments Saturday (last interment 10.30am) Cost
Adult £1,333.00
Cremation caskets £574.00
Child under 8 years £574.00
Child 8-16 years £848.50
Interments Sunday, holidays or outwith seasonal working hours Cost
Adult £1,744.00
Cremation caskets £728.50
Child under 8 years £728.50
Child 8-16 years £1,123.00
Administrative charges Cost
Fee selling lair back to SBC 10% of price paid
Fee to test dig a lair £665.00
Marking a grave for placement of small memorial £88.00
Scattering Ashes £52.00
Memorial Tree £31.00
Other charges Cost
Re-issue of lair certificate £27.00
Burial search fee - first hour £43.00
Burial search fee - second hour £43.00
Burial search fee - each additional hour £11.00
Headstone foundations Cost
Marking out, excavate, lay foundation £204.00
Marking out, excavate only £172.80

* Includes foundation fee.

Health and Safety interment charge

Interment charges are inclusive of a £10 fee for Health and Safety arrangements relating to cemetery headstones.

Still birth interment

There is no interment charge for stillborn children resident within the Scottish Borders, where the interment takes place within seasonal working hours (otherwise, charged as for children under 8 years).