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For information about our services and facilities restrictions during the protection framework settings, see the COVID-19 section

For up-to-date information on COVID-19, visit covid-19.govt.nz

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Cemeteries

Updates to Auckland Council cemeteries, and burial and cremation services during COVID-19 Orange setting.

​Burials and cremation services

Status: Reduced services

Our cemetery offices are open Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 4pm.

The offices have limited capacity, please wear a face mask and maintain physical distancing from others while indoors.

Essential cemetery services continue to operate, in accordance with government guidelines.

 Visit covid19.govt.nz for more information on physical distancing and face masks.

Funeral arrangements

For advice on funeral arrangements, contact your local funeral director or funeral home. The Funeral Directors Association of New Zealand (FDANZ) website has helpful information about what to do when your loved one dies.

Burial services

Burials can take place with no limit on the number of people who can attend.

Chapel services

Chapel services can take place with no limit on the number of people who can attend.

Cremations

Cremations will continue but bookings must be made prior.

For view the charge services, attendance is restricted to a maximum of 10 people.

For more information on our services, visit our COVID-19 Orange setting Cemeteries FAQ page.

Cemeteries

Status: Open

Essential cemetery services continue under the COVID-19 Orange setting restrictions, with strict adherence to the government's advice.

Our cemetery offices are open Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 4pm. Some offices may need to shut at short notice due to COVID-19 constraints. Check the Interruptions to our services and facilities due to COVID-19 page for centre availability prior to your visit.

The offices will have limited capacity, please wear a face mask and maintain a physical distance from others whole indoors. 

The gates at our cemeteries will be open.

For more information on physical distancing and face masks, visit covid19.govt.nz

For more information on our services, visit our COVID-19 Orange setting Cemeteries FAQ page.

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