Cemeteries in Nelson
Council operates four cemeteries, four historic graveyards and runs a crematorium at Wakapuaka Cemetery.
Burial and cremation processes and procedures
Find out about the services offered in Nelson's cemeteries.
Cemeteries and Crematorium Fees and Charges
Burial plot and ash plot fees, internment fees, and cremation charges.
Periodic lawn mowing
Occasionally Nelson City Council will post a public notice regarding the removal of flowers from cemeteries for which lawn mowing services will be performed. You may remove flowers yourself or Council staff will be happy to remove them on a specified date just prior to the mowing. Thank you.
Early Settlers database
Search the Nelson Provincial Museum Early Settlers Database.
You can search the Nelson City Council Cemeteries Database to find where your family and friends are buried.