Fees and charges

Funeral, cremation and memorial fees

Apply for a memorial plaque in a cemetery or Garden of Rest

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Paperclip There is a fee of £67 to be paid by debit or credit card. This is in addition to the price of your memorial.

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After you've applied

One of our staff will call for payment.

The plaque will be supplied and fixed by Kirklees Council up to 28 days after your application is received, unless it is a public baby grave in which more than one baby is buried. In this case plaques are not placed on the grave until the grave is full.

Apply for a permit to erect a memorial with inscription

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After you've applied

The details supplied on the application will be checked and grounds checks will be requested.

Once this work is completed the monumental mason will be issued with a permit to carry out the requested work.

Conditions for having your memorial erected in a cemetery

  • Only accredited masons can undertake memorial work in accordance with the National Association of Memorial Masons Code of Working Practice.
  • Memorials must be prepared ready for fixing before being taken into the cemetery.
  • The foundation of memorials must not be visible above the ground.
  • Memorials must be fixed in line with adjoining memorials.
  • On a lawn type grave any vase must be incorporated in the base of the memorial.
  • The mason is responsible for paying for any damage caused by their work.

Accredited monumental masons in Kirklees

This list includes monumental masons in the Kirklees Area who are accredited with either the British Register of Accredited Memorial Masons (BRAMM) or with the National Association of Memorial Masons (NAMM)

Any mason that is accredited with either of the above associations is permitted to work in our cemeteries. However, if you do wish to use a mason not on the above list they will have to call the Bereavement Services Office for more information regarding our processes and rules and regulations.

Accredited monumental masons
Company Address Phone Email
Bancroft, Jeremy The Old Railway Sidings, Alder St, Huddersfield HD1 6LD 07724 515072
Box, Eric F - Funeral Directors Bradford Road, Dewsbury, West Yorkshire, WF13 2EW 01924 465402
George Brooke Ltd - Memorials 14 Sharp Street, Dewsbury WF13 1QZ 01924 454476
Butterfield Memorials Butterfield House, Bradford Road, Rawfolds, Cleckheaton BD19 5LT 07973 189420
Heckmondwike Coop Funeralcare Park View House, Westgate WF16 0EH 01924 401143
Holland, C - Monumental Mason 8 Bramston Street, Rastrick, Brighouse, HD6 3AA 01484 401783
Huddersfield Funeral Home 106 St Thomas Road, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire HD1 3LL 01484 531441
JM Memorials Ltd 23 Sunnybank Avenue, Mirfield WF14 0NF 07821 331438
Madani Marble Centre Unit 1, 154 Bradford Road, Dewsbury, West Yorkshire, WF13 2HA 01924 466771
Monuscript Traquaire Lodge, 1A Hopton Hall Lane, Upper Hopton, Mirfield, WF14 8EP 01924 491706
Robertson Memorials Blacker Road, Huddersfield HD2 2AA 01484 421060
The Headstone & Memorial Company 136 Crackenedge Lane, Dewsbury WF13 1RX 01924 506630

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