Draft Cemeteries Policy

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The draft Cemeteries Policy can be found in the document library on the right hand side of this page. Further background information can also be found in the Frequently Asked Questions section.

The draft Cemeteries Policy provides guidance on management issues including;

  • Burial placements and licences. This includes direction for new burials to be placed next to existing ones, and placing a 25 year limit to unused licences, with the option for renewal
  • Scattering of Ashes
  • Monumental work in cemeteries
  • Maintenance of Significant Historic Graves

The draft Cemeteries Policy can be found in the document library on the right hand side of this page. Further background information can also be found in the Frequently Asked Questions section.

The draft Cemeteries Policy provides guidance on management issues including;

  • Burial placements and licences. This includes direction for new burials to be placed next to existing ones, and placing a 25 year limit to unused licences, with the option for renewal
  • Scattering of Ashes
  • Monumental work in cemeteries
  • Maintenance of Significant Historic Graves