Standardised Price List

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).

Attended Funeral (funeral director’s charges only)

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 person before the funeral in appropriate facilities. The deceased person will be kept at the funeral director’s branch (as appropriate)


Providing a suitable coffin – this will be made from (Light Oak Veneered)


Viewing of the deceased person for family and friends, by appointment with the funeral director (where viewing is requested by the customer)


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


Unattended Funeral

This is a funeral 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 the cremation fee) 2


Fees you must pay

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.


For an Attended cremation funeral, the cremation fee.2


In this local area, the typical cost of a cremation for local residents is:


Please discuss any specific religious, belief-based and/or cultural requirements that you have with the funeral director.

Additional Funeral Director Products and Services

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)


Additional transfers of the deceased person’s body (e.g. to their home, to a place of worship etc.) (price per transfer)


Collection and delivery of ashes




Funeral officiant (e.g. celebrant, minister of religion etc.)


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 called 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 for Cremation.

Customer Pricing 2021-2022

Direct Cremation

This choice of funeral includes all the services of a funeral director. The hearsette will convey the coffin directly to Portchester Crematorium. A basic coffin will be provided with suitable fittings and fixtures including a name plate. For this price, there will be no funeral service or attendance. This price includes fee for Portchester Crematorium and doctor’s fees.

The above is in line with the Code of Practice.


The full account for a direct cremation must be settled before the day of the funeral.

Possible Extras

Removal over mileage limit (5), per mile


Removal out of hours


Preparation and robe for viewing


Removal of pacemaker


The Basic Funeral

This price includes a basic lined coffin with robe, hearse direct to Portchester Crematorium/local Cemetery at a chosen date and time. All administration and advice given, removal of deceased to our chapel of rest during office hours, preparation and care of the deceased, online memorial page for donations and visits to our private Chapel of Rest (9-5 weekdays).


This fee does not include disbursement costs. The disbursement fees must be paid before the funeral takes place.

Possible Extras



Hygienic Care (Embalming)


Oak Casket for Cremated Remains


Use of Ceremony Room


Webcast facility for above


The Traditional Funeral

This price includes a light oak veneered coffin with engraved name plate and suitable fittings, hearse and one limousine from place of family’s choice within 25 running miles to a local Crematorium/Cemetery including 4 bearers, visits to chapel of rest and home visit for arrangements, if necessary, all the services of a qualified Funeral Director, removal to our chapel of rest, preparation and care of the deceased, and creating an online memorial tribute for donations via our website. We can also order floral tributes, send death notices and forward donations if requested.


Disbursements, which are not included in the price below, are third party costs, i.e. Cemetery or Cremation Fees, Minister, Doctors, Church Fees, and are paid by us in advance of the funeral taking place.

Please note that removal of the deceased out of office hours will incur an extra charge.

Extra bearers, if necessary, provided at £50 per bearer.


Portchester Crematorium (not incl. organist)


Wessex Vale Crematorium (incl. organist)


The Oaks Crematorium (incl. organist)


Doctor’s fees for cremation certificates


Fareham Borough Council

Preparation of Grave space


Re-opened Grave space


Purchase of exclusive right of burial


Interment of cremated remains


Purchase of C.R. Plot


Use of chapel


Application to place headstone


Application to place fixed memorial vase


Gosport Borough Council

Preparation of Grave space


Purchase of exclusive right of burial


Purchase existing Grave


Interment of cremated remains


Purchase of C.R. Plot


Use of chapel


Transfer Grant of Right


Alternative Coffins if you would like to upgrade

Mahogany veneered


Cardboard from


Bamboo from


Wicker from



Horse Drawn Hearse(including bearers+vehicle)


Extra limousine


Printing Orders of Service  B/W | Colour

£2.50 | 3.50

Listing Mourners/Attendance cards at service


Viewing of deceased out of hours


Conveyance of coffin to church night before


Oak Casket for cremated remains


Preparation of C.R. Plot


Hygienic Care (Embalming)


Wake between church service and committal


Removal of headstone



Service at Chapel or Crematorium


Travelling expenses from


Organist from


Verger from


Interment of C.R. in churchyard


Interment of C.R. elsewhere


Placement of Tablet in Churchyard


If the payment is made in full before the funeral takes place, then a 5% discount will be made from our traditional funeral professional fee (£2610.00)

Contact Us


Westbury Road Fareham,
Hampshire, PO16 7XU
(Parking Available)

Phone: 01329 282711

Opening Hours

Monday - Friday
9:00 - 17:00

Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed
(24 Hours Support)


129 Forton Road, Gosport,
Hampshire, PO12 4TQ
(Parking Available)

Phone: 023 9258 0074

Opening Hours

Monday - Friday
9:00 - 17:00

Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed
(24 Hours Support)