Whanganui District Council is currently consulting on the Proposed Cemeteries & Crematoria Bylaw 2016 & the Draft Whanganui District Council Cemetery Monument Policy 2016.
Proposed Cemeteries & Crematoria Bylaw
The Bylaw provides for the management of Council’s cemeteries and crematoria, and has recently been updated to reflect the latest options for burials (like natural burial).
Go to the Council website to read more and to provide your feedback to Council’s formal consultation.
Draft Whanganui District Council Cemetery Monument Policy 2016
The purpose of the Cemetery Monument Policy 2016 is to provide the public, the Sexton and Council officers with clear guidelines when dealing with all monuments in Council owned cemeteries. It will also inform the public of the standards and conditions that are required.
Go to the Council website to read more and to provide your feedback.