|Flat lid Coffin with plain sides||£400|
|Removal from place of death||£170|
|Assistance and Supervision throughout||£1130|
|Funeral Director Total||£2280|
Third party costs are additional to the funeral director costs and comprised of:
All of these will be advised at the time of the funeral and supplied in an estimate.
There are no additional charges regarding removal fees as long as the death occurs within 25 miles from the centre of Belfast.
All third party costs must be settled prior to the funeral time being confirmed. Funeral director fees must be paid within 30 days from date of invoice.
Viewing of the deceased is permitted during normal working hours at our Head Office on the York Road, Belfast.
All cremations will be carried out at Roselawn Crematorium, Belfast which provides a 30 minute allocation to each family. The next of kin are welcome to use this time to have an act of remembrance or thanksgiving if they so wish.
The date and time of the cremation will be decided by Melville Morgan funeral directors.
A scattering tube for the ashes is included in the price.
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).
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|
|Collecting and transporting the deceased person from the place of death (normally within 15 miles of the funeral director’s premises) into the funeral director’s care|
|Care of the deceased prior to the funeral. The deceased will be available for viewing at an agreed location, either the funeral home or the family home, as long as the latter is permitted by government guidelines.|
|Providing a suitable coffin – manufactured in veneered timber|
|Viewing of the deceased person for family and friends, by appointment with the funeral director (where viewing is requested by the customer)|
|Free of Charge|
|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 director’s premises) in a hearse or other appropriate vehicle||£470|
This is a funeral service where family and friends may choose to have a ceremony, event or service for the deceased person, but they do not attend the burial or cremation itself.
|Burial (funeral director’s charges only)|
|Cremation (funeral director’s charges plus cremation fees)|
|For an Attended or Unattended burial funeral, the burial fee.1|
|In this local area, the typical cost of the burial fee for local residents is: (For a new grave, you will also need to pay for the plot; for an existing grave with a memorial in place, you may need to pay a removal/replacement fee. In addition, the cemetery may charge a number of other fees.)|
|£170 – £340|
|For an Attended cremation funeral, the cremation fee2|
|£474 – £724 inc doctor’s fees|
|In this local area, the typical cost of a cremation for a local resident is:||£474 inc doctor’s fees|
Please discuss any specific religious, belief-based and/or other cultural requirements that you have with the funeral director.
This funeral director may be able to supply a range of optional, additional products and services, or to arrange (on your behalf) for a third party to supply them. Examples include:
|Additional mileage (price per mile)|
|£1.25 per mile|
|Additional transfers of the deceased person’s body (e.g., to their home, to a place of worship etc.) (price per transfer)|
|Free of charge during normal working hours|
|Collection and delivery of ashes|
|Free of charge|
|Funeral officiant (e.g., celebrant, minister of religion, etc.)|
|Prices on request|
|Services supplied outside of normal office hours||Prices on request|
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.
1 This fee (which is sometimes call the interment fee) is the charge made for digging and closing a new grave, or for reopening and closing an existing grave.
2 In England, Wales and Northern Ireland, you will usually need to pay doctors’ fees as well. This is the charge for two doctors to sign the Medical Certificates of Cremation.
Once we are contacted we will arrange for your loved one to be brought into our care and agree a suitable time for you to meet with us to start the funeral arrangements.Contact Us