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Cemetery services are still available, with gatherings of up to 50 people now allowed (e.g. burial services at the cemetery) during Level 2. Food and drink is now permitted. To arrange a burial please contact us on 0800 734 834. To arrange a burial please contact us directly on (07) 862 8609 or 0800 734 834 (from within the district).
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Hauraki District Council administers three public cemeteries, two memorial walls and one ashes wall, within the district.
Paeroa (Pukerimu) Cemetery
for lawn burials, ashes burials and Returned Services Association (RSA) burials. Situated on State Highway 2 at the corner of Old Reservoir Road, 2kms east of Paeroa, heading towards Waihi. Find out more about Paeroa (Pukerimu) Cemetery
for lawn burials, ashes burials and Returned Services Association (RSA) burials. Find out more about Waihi Cemetery
for lawn burials, and ashes burials. Find out more about Pūkorokoro/Miranda Cemetery
Waihi Memorial Wall
for plaques of remembrance. Find out more about Waihi Memorial Wall
Hauraki Plains Memorial Wall
for plaques of remembrance. Find out more about Hauraki Plains Memorial Wall
Ngatea Ashes Wall
for ashes vaults. Find out more about Ngatea Ashes Wall
Cemetery Online Search
Search the Hauraki District Council cemetery records online.
The search may be conducted by the surname of the deceased or by a date range of burials.
|Search the Cemetery Records|
Cemetery Fees and Charges
The fees and charges for all services relating to cemeteries are itemised for plots, burials, ashes and memorials. View the Cemeteries Fees and Charges schedule.
At Pukerimu Cemetery Paeroa, Waihi Cemetery and Miranda Cemetery there are several plot options available. Find out more about purchasing a Plot.
This is a short reference guide to some of the requirements in relation to Council’s cemeteries. It is not the Hauraki District Council cemetery by‐law; but does contain some extracts from the by‐law. View the Cemetery Guidelines [PDF, 128 KB]
Memorials and Plaques
A permit to install a memorial or plaque in one of the Hauraki District Council administered Cemeteries, must be obtained before any work is carried out. Find out about the requirements for erecting a memorial or plaque.
The following Funeral Directors are registered by the Hauraki District Council and operating in the Hauraki District. (As at 30 August 2015)
|Graham’s Franklin Funeral Services||Tuakau|
|Legacy Funeral Homes Limited||Tauranga|
|Twentyman’s Funeral Services||Thames|
|Valley Funeral Services 2015 Limited||Paeroa|
|Waihi Funeral Services||Waihi|