You can purchase the right of burial in a particular plot. This does not provide ownership of the land. All burial plots accommodate two caskets. All ash berms are designed to accommodate four sets of ashes.
With consent from Council you can:
For costs associated with burial, please refer to our fees and charges. If the plot remains unused for 60 years, ownership will revert back to Council.
Search cemetery records of Far North District Council managed cemeteries.
Learn about the 11 council-maintained cemeteries, community run cemeteries and search our cemetery database.
There is a range of services and facilities for burials and memorials in the Far North. Public cemeteries are managed either by the Far North District Council or by a community committee. There are also graveyards adjacent to churches, iwi urupa and private burial grounds within the district. Customers should contact the church or iwi direct if the graveyard is not listed on this website.
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Far North District Council5 Memorial Ave (Head Office)Kaikohe 0405
Mail to: Private Bag 752, Kaikohe 0440
P 0800 920 029 (free within NZ)
F +64 9 401 5200