SCHEDULE II  CATHOLIC DIOCESE OF HONG KONG TABLE OF FEES OF THE CATHOLIC CEMETERIES

(A) Fees to be approved by the Director of Food and Environmental Hygiene, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region

Items Scale (HK$)
1 Use of Exhumable Burial Lot (Extendable for one term only) for 10 years (Same charge for adult and child. Upon expiry of 10 years, may apply for extension of one final term of 6 years. No prearrangement for extension is entertained.) $23,870.00
2 Use of Exhumable Burial Lot (Extendable for one term only) for an extended term of 6 years (Same charge for adult and child. Upon expiry of the extended term of 6 years, the right of use of the lot would be terminated, and arrangement for exhumation and relocation of the human remains must be completed by then.) $8,450.00
3 Permanent Use of Ossuary Niche or Urn Niche $5,170.00
4 Co-burial (applicable to permanent burial lots, permanent urn burial lots and urn niches for one subsequent burial / depository)
(a) co-burial of human remains (coffin burial) in a permanent burial lot
(b) co-burial of exhumed human remains or ashes in a permanent burial lot or a permanent urn burial lot
(c) co-burial of ashes in an urn niche


$11,930.00
$6,120.00
$3,580.00
5 Storage fee in a designated depository for exhumed human remains for one year or part there of $850.00

(The Director of Food and Environmental Hygiene of Hong Kong Special Administrative Region has approved the above Table of Fees with effect from 1st January 2017.) *The superintendent may reduce any of the fees in Schedule II if it is recommended by the parish priest that the applicant is financially handicapped.

(B) Administration Fees of the Catholic Cemeteries

 

Items Scale (HK$)
1 Supply and Installation of Niche Sealing Slab (This includes sealing slab, black/white photograph, inscription details in black paint.) $1,400.00
2 Exhumation of human remains/ exhumed human remains/ ashes including digging, clearing, and backfilling of grave in: (The fee is not refundable even when, upon digging, the human remains are discovered to be unsuitable for exhumation.)
(a) Permanent / Exhumable Burial Lot
(b) Permanent Urn Burial Lot
 (c) Re-opening Permanent / Exhumable Burial Lot (for re-exhumation of human remains)


$5,000.00
$3,500.00
$2,500.00
3 Exportation of encoffined human remains or exhumed human remains or ashes out of the cemetery $700.00
4 Cement paving of Burial Lot / Urn Burial Lot $2,000.00
5 Demolition of existing grave, digging and clearing in Permanent / Exhumable Burial Lot (Price negotiable for existing gravestone exceeding standard dimensions.) $5,500.00
6 Demolition of existing grave, digging and clearing in Permanent Urn Burial Lot (Price negotiable for existing gravestone exceeding standard dimensions.) $4,000.00
7 Issue of Work Permit for Appointed Approved Contractor to carry out construction, repair, maintenance and other works in the Catholic Cemetery (for each grave /niche) $400.00
8 Appointed Approved Contractor’s deposit (for each grave /niche) $5,000.00
9 Additional Appointed Approved Contractor’s deposit for each extension $5,000.00

(The Diocesan Board of Catholic Cemeteries has revised Part (B) Administration Fees and Part (C) Miscellaneous Fees of the Table of Fees on 19 June 2015 with effect from 1st January 2016.)

SCHEDULE II (Cont’d)

(C) Miscellaneous Fees of the Catholic Cemeteries

 

Items Scale (HK$)
1 Marble box for exhumed human remains $1,200.00
2 Marble urn for ashes $600.00
3 Marble flower vase $150.00
4 Certified record copy or re-issuance of document $150.00
5 Niche sealing slab inscription pasted with gold foil
Single person
Two persons


$500.00
$750.00
6 Niche sealing slab inscription re-painting in black paint
Single person
Two persons


$400.00
 $600.00
7 Niche coloured enamel photograph
3” x 4” Single person
 4” x 6” Two persons


$400.00
$600.00
8 Renewal of Niche enamel photograph in the Catholic Cemeteries (provided that the condition of the existing niche sealing slab permits.)
(A) in Cheung Sha Wan / Chai Wan / Happy Valley / Sai Kung Coloured enamel photograph
3” x 4” Single person
4” x 6” Two persons Black and White enamel photograph
3” x 4” Single person
4” x 6” Two persons


$650.00  
$800.00  
$350.00  
$450.00
(B) in Cheung Chau Coloured enamel photograph
3” x 4” Single person
4” x 6” Two persons
Black and White enamel photograph
3” x 4” Single person  
4” x 6” Two person


$750.00
$900.00
$500.00
$550.00
9 Fibre Glass Interior Lining to Niche $2,800.00
10 Stainlees Steel Framework to Niche $5,900.00
11 Application and Processing Fees for Cancellation of Items $300.00

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