Funeral costs


All Funeral Directors are legally required to publish this Price List for a standardised set of products and services.

This is to help you think through your options and make choices, and to let you compare prices between different Funeral Directors (because prices can vary).

Attended Funeral (Funeral Directors’ Charges Only)        £1540.00

This is a Funeral where family and friends have a ceremony, event or service for the deceased person at the same time as they attend their burial or cremation.

Taking care of all necessary legal and administrative arrangements          £300.00

Collecting and transporting the deceased person from the place of death (within 20 miles of the funeral director’s premises) into the funeral director’s care.    £120.00

Care of the deceased person before the funeral in appropriate facilities the deceased person will be kept at one of our premises at 14 The Green Martham or Apollo House, Northgate Street, Great Yarmouth                      £275.00

Providing a suitable coffin this will be made from quality wood veneer with a choice of finish     £435.00

Viewing of the deceased person for family and friends, by appointment with the funeral director (where viewing is requested by the customer)    £50.00

At a date and time you agree with the funeral director, taking the deceased person direct to the agreed cemetery or crematorium normally within 20 miles of the funeral directors premises in a hearse or other appropriate vehicle   £360.00


This is a funeral where family and friends may choose to have a ceremony event or service for the deceased but they do not attend the burial or cremation itself.

Burial (Funeral Directors Fee Only)                                                    £1000.00

Cremation (Funeral Directors charges plus Cremation Fee)             £1175.00


For an Attended or Unattended burial funeral, the burial fee £500.00 to £1500. In our local area, the typical cost of the burial fee for residents is £1500.00. For a new grave you will also need to pay for the plot from existing grave with memorial in place you may need to pay a removal replacement fee in addition the cemetery may charge several other fees.

For an attended Cremation Funeral the Cremation free in this local area is the typical cost of a cremation for local residents is £895.00.

Please discuss any specific religious beliefs based and off cultural requirements that you have with the film director in England Wales and Northern Ireland you will usually need to pay a doctor’s fee as well this is the charge for two doctors to sign the medical certificates for cremation a favourite is sometimes called an Interment fee is the charge made for digging and closing a new grave or for re-opening and closing an existing grave.


The Funeral Director may be able to supply a range of optional, additional products and services, or arrange (on your behalf) for a third party to supply them. Examples include:

Additional Mileage (price per mile for any of our funeral vehicle.        £2.00

Additional transfers of the deceased person’s body

(e.g. to their home, to a place of worship etc.) (price per transfer)       £250.00

Embalming (Only carried out if requested or when required for transporting overseas.   Price on application.

Funeral Officiant (e.g. Celebrant, Minister of religion etc). Price on application.

The funeral director can give you a full list of what they can supply. They are likely to charge for these additional products and services, so you may choose to take care of some arrangements without their involvement or you can use a different supplier.

Local Family Owned Independent Funeral Directors serving the Great Yarmouth area. In association with Colin Smith Memorials.