Since 2010, Perry and Phillips have seen a steady increase in burials (of a coffin) taking place on a families private land.
There are advantages and disadvantages to this:
For a home burial to be approved by the Environmental Health Department, the below points must be followed:
There should be at least one metre of soil above and below the body after burial. The burial of cremated ashes is unlikely to cause harm to the environment and can be carried out without reference to us.