Cemetery Policy

The Cemetery Policy was adopted by Council on the 11 March 2020.

The objectives of this policy are to: 

The objective of this Policy is to provide a management standard for the sustainable administration, operation and maintenance of Wingecarribee Shire Council’s cemeteries by:

  • providing clear guidelines for safe, consistent and socially acceptable standards for those entering, working or visiting Council-managed cemeteries;
  • ensuring cemetery services and infrastructure are provided in a sustainable manner;
  • meeting legislative requirements and best practice standards for cemetery operations.