The Essentials

‘The Essentials’ package is our dignified and respectful no-fuss direct cremation package.



  • Transfer your loved one into our care*
  • Fundamental hygienic services, dressing and casketing for cremation
  • Arrangement with you at one of our four Nelson or Tasman offices with one of our Funeral DIrectors
  • Prepare and lodge all necessary documentation
  • Complete death registration details and provide one death certificate
  • Provide a simple cremation casket
  • Take care of cremation and all required fees
  • Includes standard ashes urn suitable for scattering or internment
  • Provide 24 hour advice and support (any services required outside normal business hours, Monday to Friday, 9.00am to 5.00pm, or during a public holiday, will incur additional fees).


  • General Practitioner’s Cremation Medical Certificate (if any)
  • Newspaper Notices
  • Upgrade of Urn or Scatter Tube
  • Any weekend or public holiday fees
  • Upgrade of casket to a casket of your choice
  • Casket flowers

TOTAL COST $2,415 (inc GST)

*within 40km of Richmond, greater distances charged at $1.50c per KM travelled.

Payment Terms

Payment in full is required within seven days of cremation by either Eftpos, Electronic Bank Transfer or Cash.