Funeral Costs

Funeral Costs

We cater our services to the needs of each individual and their families.  As such there is quite a range in the services provided and their costs.  However, the below provides a general indication of costings for the services we provide.
Feel free to talk to us at any time – we’d be happy to provide an estimate based on your exact requirements.

Direct Cremation | $3,195

Our most simple of cremation options.  For when no service is required.
– Professional services fee
– Transfer into our care at any time
– Simple hygienic care
– A basic cremation casket
– Transportation to the crematorium
– Cremation fees and associated costs
– Certified death certificate
– Follow up and ongoing support by our bereavement support person

Memorial Service | $5,820

A memorial service takes place after a cremation.  This is a common choice where there is a delay between someone’s passing and the service taking place.
– Professional services fee
– Transfer from place of death
– Simple hygienic care
– A basic cremation casket
– Transportation to the crematorium
– Cremation fees and associated costs
– Press newspaper notice
– A5 service sheets (60)
– Celebrant’s fee
– Use of our Chapel Facilities
– Certified death certificate
– Follow up and ongoing support by our bereavement support person
 

Simple Funeral Service with Cremation | $7,400

A small, straightforward farewell at our premises or another location, for when they ‘didn’t want a fuss’ but friends and family want to say their goodbyes.
– Our professional services
– Transfer from place of death at any time
– Temporary hygienic preservation and viewings, when desired
– Customwood casket
– Casket flowers (bunch)
 – Celebrant’s fee
– Newspaper notice
– A service in the Ferry Park Chapel or other venue (cost may vary depending on venue)
– Livestreaming of service
 – Hearse hire
– Cremation fees
– Certified death certificate
– Follow up and ongoing support by our bereavement support person

Graveside Service |  $6,770

A small farewell at the cemetery.
– Professional services fee
– Transfer from place of death at any time
– Temporary hygienic preservation and viewings, when desired
– Walnut Foil Casket
– Casket flowers (bunch)
– Celebrant’s fee
– Newspaper notice
– Hearse hire for the day of the funeral
– Certified death certificate
– Follow up and ongoing support by our bereavement support person
*Burial fees additional (dependant on cemetery selection).  As an indication, a purchase of a grave in a Christchurch City Council Cemetery is $1640, and interment fees are $1100.

A Full Life Celebration (Burial) | $10,135

A traditional or contemporary funeral with 100 people in attendance, followed by a burial.
– Professional services fee
– Transfer from place of death
– Full hygienic preservation
– Walnut Foil Casket
– Large floral casket spray
– Newspaper notice
– Hearse hire for the day of the funeral
– Service Sheets (120)
– Audiovisual presentation produced by Bell, Lamb & Trotter
– Celebrant’s fee
– A service in the Ferry Park Chapel or other venue (cost may vary depending on venue)
– Livestreaming of service
– Catering for 100 people (catering, wait staff and use of catering lounge)
– Certified death certificate
– Follow up and ongoing support by our bereavement support person
*Burial fees additional (dependant on cemetery selection).  As an indication, a purchase of a grave in a Christchurch City Council Cemetery is $1640, and interment fees are $1100.

 

A Full Life Celebration (Cremation) | $11,520

A traditional or contemporary funeral with 100 people in attendance, followed by a cremation.
– Professional services fee
– Transfer from place of death
– Full hygienic preservation
– Walnut Foil Casket
– Large casket spray
– Newspaper notice
– Hearse hire for the day of the funeral
– Service Sheets (120)
– Audiovisual presentation
– Celebrant’s fee
– Use of our Chapel Facilities (includes live-streaming)
– Catering for 100 people (catering, wait staff and use of catering lounge)
– Cremation fees and associated costs
– Certified death certificate
– Follow up and ongoing support by our bereavement support person

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