Burial Warrant Application

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Please complete this application for issue of a burial warrant. If you are not a funeral director check with them first before lodging this request. If you have any problems completing the form you can contact Council on 07 3153030.
An application for a burial warrant must be submitted and approved by Council before burial/or interment of ashes can commence. We require at least 24hrs prior notice.
Please note that our online forms and info@odc.govt.nz email address are only monitored from 8am to 5pm Monday to Friday. If your enquiry is urgent please Ph our after hours number on 07 3153030 and follow the prompts.
Burials can be held: 11am to 3pm Monday to Friday, 11am to 1pm Saturday. There are no burials on public holidays.

Contact details

Details of deceased

Burial details

Which cemetery is this for?

Plot Reservation


Fees apply for the issuing of burial warrants. You can view full fees and charges on our website at www.odc.govt.nz/feescharges
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Terms and Conditions

By submitting this application you agree that all details are correct and you understand that fees are payable.

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