Funerals
Funeral services follwed by burials, commital at the Crematorium and/or the interment of ashes may take place at any of our churches.

Please contact either Father David Ridgeway directly tel: 01733 380244, email: rector.castor@btconnect.com  or the Parish Administrator, Jo Morris tel: 01733 380900 or email:  admin.castor@btconnect.com.

 

2017 Fees for Funerals and Burials of Persons aged 16 Years or more

SERVICE IN CHURCH 

Statutory Fees

Total

Funeral service in church, whether taking place before or after burial or cremation

£182.00

Burial in churchyard immediately preceding or following on from service in church

£291.00

Burial in cemetery or cremation immediately before or after service in church

£26.00

Burial of body in churchyard on separate occasion

£317.00

Burial of ashes in churchyard or other lawful disposal of remains on separate occasion

£151.00

 

Additional Fees

 

Cedar Centre (Castor only)

£25.00

Verger*

£40.00

Choir (Castor only)*

£75.00

Bells (Castor only)*

£160.00

Organist*

£95.00

 

NO SERVICE IN CHURCH

Statutory Fees

Total

Service at graveside

£377.00

Service at Crematorium or Cemetery

£182.00

Burial of body in churchyard

£317.00

Burial of ashes in churchyard or other lawful disposal of remains

£151.00

Certified copy of entry in burial register

£13.00

 

Additional Fees

Priest

Travel Expenses (agreed Deanery rate) for services at Peterborough Crematorium

£20.00

 

MONUMENT AND MEMORIAL FEES:

Statutory Fees

Total

Small cross of wood

£41.00

Cremation plaque over ashes

£68.00

Any other memorial

£130.00

Additional inscription on existing memorial

£25.00

Notes

1.   Please note that these fees apply from 1 January 2017. The fees are normally revised on 1 January each year.

2.   The fees for items marked * should be paid in cash.

3.   No memorial should be introduced into the churchyard without the express written approval of the parish priest.

For more information about the reservation of graves,plots and the application for memorials please click here

For services at Castor the Cedar Centre is an ideal venue for wakes and receptions following a funeral.