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Cost of our services

Services We Provide Price
Viner & Sons Ltd Funeral Service Charge £1500
Bringing the deceased into our care from a hospital, private address or nursing home within a 10-mile radius of West Malling. To be carried out at any time using our 24 hour emergency cover, removing the deceased to our Private Chapel. (Fee doubled for Bank Holidays) £195
Standard Waxed Oak veneered coffin £700
Panelled veneered coffin £850
Solid wood coffins From £1600
Environmental/Hand Woven Coffins From £860
Hire of our Motor Hearse £330
Six-Seater Limousines (per vehicle) £250
Four Men as Bearers £200
Temporary Preservation/Hygienic treatment £110
Convey deceased to house or chapel prior to the funeral Normal office hours (9.00am – 4.30pm) £195
Convey deceased to house or chapel prior to the funeral Out of hours (4.30pm – 9.00pm) £310
Convey deceased to house or chapel prior to the funeral Bank holidays/weekends £530
Solid Oak Ashes Casket complete with nameplate £110
Collection of cremated remains from the Crematorium in a decorative cardboard scatter tube £40
Convey cremated remains to other crematoria or funeral directors From £70
Floral hearse £300
Removal of a Pacemaker of other Internal Device £50
Additional mileage charge over 10 miles from our office (per vehicle/per mile) £1.95
Use of the Viner and Sons Music System £75
Our attendance and preparation of grave for cremated remains £150
Horse drawn hearse and coachmen POA
Use of our Private Chapel of Rest Monday - Friday 9.00am-4.30pm £0
Use of chapel out of hours on a Weekend or Bank Holiday £85
Provision of a private car for minister or special journey £70
Additional Mileage charged over 10 miles(per mile) £1.95
Temporary grave marker (Solid English Oak with nameplate) £85
Printed Order of Service Sheets (Per copy) £2
Remove Headstone prior to interment (Lawn) and re-fix following memorial works From £275
Remove curb set prior to interment and re-fix following memorial works From £500
Retention of cremated remains (per year or part thereof) (Initial 12 months following service free of charge) £75
Special Postage for charitable donations £15
Saturday Funeral surcharge £600 plus bearers
Sunday Funeral Surcharge £900 plus Bearers
Bank Holiday Funeral Surcharge £1200 plus Bearers

All funeral services are subject to third party fees and disbursements.  These will be itemised on your final invoice.  An estimate of total cost will be given at time of arrangement.

 

 

IN ORDER TO CARRY OUT YOUR WISHES VINER & SONS LTD REQUIRE A DEPOSIT OF £1000.00 WHICH SHOULD BE PAID NO LESS THAN 72 HOURS PRIOR TO THE FUNERAL.

Funeral Service Packages

 

Direct Cremation Service:                                                                                                   £989.00

This is an unattended service with no mourners or clergy present for the service. One of our professional Funeral Directors will carefully look after your loved one and they will be taken to the crematorium in one of our specialised funeral vehicles. The ashes will be scattered in the Garden of Remembrance at Vinters Park Crematorium after the cremation has taken place.

Veneered oak coffin with solid wood moulding

Vinters Park Crematorium

Administration costs included

 

Direct Cremation with ashes collected:                                                                               £1,029.00

This is an unattended service with no mourners or clergy present for the service. One of our professional Funeral Directors will carefully look after your loved one and they will be taken to the crematorium in one of our specialised funeral vehicles. The ashes will be collected from Vinters Park by Viner and Sons and can be stored for up to 6 months.

Veneered oak with solid wood moulding

Vinters Park Crematorium

Administration costs included

 

Basic funeral service charge:

We, as funeral directors are also required to offer a basic funeral service for either burial or cremation as defined by the Office of Fair Trading as follows:

Removal of the deceased from a local hospital, private address or nursing home situated within a 10 mile radius of our office to be carried out within normal working hours Mon-Fri 9.00am – 4.30pm

To supply a standard ‘foil’ type coffin for either burial or cremation, fully fitted with side sheets, pillow, face curtain and engraved plate of inscription.

The hire of our motor hearse to go direct to the crematorium, church, or burial ground, meeting the mourners at that point.  Whilst we will do our utmost to schedule the funeral at a time convenient to the clients we reserve the right to arrange the funeral at a time that is mutually convenient for us.

 

The Basic funeral service charge will NOT include the following:

Hygienic treatment

The Use of our Private Chapel of Rest

Following limousines

Fees and disbursements payable to third parties                                                        £2000. 00

 

Please note that ANY deviation to the basic funeral service will result in the account being transferred to that of a traditional funeral service and thus charged accordingly.

 

All basic funeral services are to be paid for in full no later than 72 hours prior to the service.

 

Failure to pay this account may result in the funeral being postponed and costs levied accordingly.