Interments of bodily remains and cremated remains are conducted in accordance with the Cemeteries and Crematoria Act 2003. Cemetery trusts approve applications for memorials in public cemeteries and may supply memorialisation goods and services.
Cemeteries – burial depth
Burial depth requirements for the interment of bodily remains in a public cemetery
Private cemeteries and burials
Seeking permission to inter bodily remains outside of a public cemetery
Reviewed 18 October 2023