Our fees, clear and simple.
Prices are checked and kept upto date frequently. Last Updated 18 July 2014
Normal Funeral: The following is included in this fee as for a Cremation or Burial. £1825.00*
- Initial interview and subsequent arrangements with the required Authorities and clergy.
- Removal of deceased in a specialised removal vehicle from house or hospital in local area to our private chapel.
During normal working hours (Monday to Friday - 8:00am to 5:00pm), Outside of these times please see below.
- Carry out hygienic preservative treatment and use of all our specialised facilities.
- Viewing in our private Chapel.
- The hearse and one mourning limousine (modern air conditioned Jaguar).
- Bearers, attendance and supervision.
- The coffin (oak veneered 'Wickham') with bar handles, engraved nameplate and fully furnished inside.
- We Provide a full 24 hour service.
- We will Provide a list of floral tributes sent to our office on the day of funeral.
- We can handle any charity donations for which there are no fees on our part.
- VAT that is charged to us on supplies we are unable to claim back because funeral directors fees are exempt.
Basic Funeral: Under the code of practice, the following is included in the Basic Funeral £1615.00
As the specification for Normal Funeral with the exception of:
- Mourning limousine.
- Viewing in our private Chapel.
Removal of the deceased out of normal working hours:
Rate A - Monday to Friday 5:00pm - 11pm£125.00
Rate B - Monday to Friday 11:00pm - 8:00am£225.00
Rate C - Weekends, Friday 11:00pm - Monday 8:00am£295.00
Outside local area for hearse, limousine or removal car£2.00Per mile
Collection of remains and holding them at our West Wickham office pending further instructions£45.00
Courier fees for onward dispatch of cremated remains£105.00
To 'Take Home' before funeral:
Reception into Church evening before funeral:
Use of our private chapel for service (max. 12 mourners)£150.00
Extra Mourning Limousine£210.00each
Victorian hearse drawn by a pair of Belgian Black horses (see brochure)£1050.00
Condolence Book, includes handwritten script by calligrapher£150.00
Condolence Book, simple with NO hand written script£25.00
Oak picture frame for keepsake of cremated remains£80.00
Temporary oak grave marker cross (Church/Cemetery fees extra)£70.00 View
Solid oak cremation casket (for interment of cremated remains) including engraved nameplate£80.00 View
Special environmental Cremation Casket (Scatter tube):
Coffins: many other coffins and caskets are available on request.
Please note that this coffin is included in the Normal Funeral'Wickham'£ -included View
Veneered Oak Coffin with panelled sides'Rochester'£140.00 View
Veneered Oak Coffin with panelled sides and raised lid'Canterbury'£220.00 View
Veneered Oak Coffin with routered sides and raised lid'Downe'£240.00 View
Veneered Oak Coffin with feature panelled sides and raised lid'Tudor Rose'£220.00 View
Solid Oak Coffin'Hayes'£400.00 View
Sold Oak Coffin with panelled sides and raised lid'Keston'£665.00 View
Sold Oak Coffin with panelled sides, raised lid and triple mouldings'Durling'£1025.00 View
Veneered Stained Coffin with last supper insert#'Last Supper'£248.00 View
Solid Pine Coffin'The Pine'£215.00 View
Solid Stained Hardwood Coffin with last supper insert#'Italian Repatriation'£795.00 View
Veneered Oak Casket with raised lid'Lennard'£290.00 View
Veneered Oak Casket with corner posts routered panels and raised lid'Chamberlain'£395.00 View
Solid Oak Casket with corner posts, raised panels and raised lid'Cudham'£1010.00 View
Bamboo lattice coffinTraditional coffin, constructed of two layers of woven bamboo£265.00 View
Bespoke Graphic Designs Can Be Brepared From Your Own Images and Photos£POA
American Casket With A Split Lid Design, Prices Vary And Other Designs Aviable£POA View View View View View View View View View View View View View View View View View View View View View View View View View View View View View View View
Many of the coffins above are available in other timbers and/or stains, with a varity of diffrent furniture.
Many Other coffin styles, colours and designs are available. Please contact us so that we can help you further.
Disbursements: The following are extra to the Normal Funeral, paid on behalf of clients.
Beckenham CrematoriumIncluding Organist£845.00*
Croydon CrematoriumIncluding Organist15 miles£695.00
Revised for environmental coffin£626.00
Revised for early cremation or no service£575.00
South London (Streatham) CrematoriumIncluding Organist20 miles£730.00
Lewisham Crematorium16 miles£644.00
Revised for early service£534.00
Revised for late service£627.00
Honor Oak (Camberwell) Crematorium18 miles£649.00
Revised for early service£531.00
West Norwood CrematoriumNo Organist provided18 miles£531.00
Eltham CrematoriumIncluding Organist20 miles£593.00
Revised for early service£573.00
Surrey & Sussex Crematorium (Crawley)Including Organist60 miles£852.00
Kent & Sussex Crematorium (Tunbridge Wells)50 miles£597.00
Kemnal Park (actual cremation elsewhere) Service Only£800.00
Cemetery and Church fees may vary. Essential Funeral fees are exempt from V.A.T.
Doctors fee for medical Cremation papers, usually two are required£80.00* each
Church of England ministers fee for funeral service (Travelling expenses extra)£164.00*
DEDUCTION FOR PROMPT PAYMENT £75 can be deducted from the final amount, if payment is made on or before the funeral.
# not suitable for cremation
* Item used in the example of a service View
We reserve the right to require any fees to be paid prior to the funeral taking place.
PAYMENT BY CREDIT CARD will be subject to a 2% surcharge
The example on the next page has been calculated on those items marked with *, including additional travelling expenses for the minister.