- There are minimum depth requirements for burials in Victorian public cemeteries prescribed under the Cemeteries and Crematoria Regulations 2015.
- The minimum depth for burials depends on the type of burial.
- There are penalty units associated with failing to meet the minimum burial depths.
Burial depth requirements differ depending on the type of burial:
- sealed cap
- sealed cap and sides.
Download the associated document for detailed information about burial depth requirements.
Reviewed 12 November 2021