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Pricing Estimator

The Gold Cost Funeral Director Co.

Price Estimator

Below is our standard pricing estimation guide.  This is based on the suppliers we use.

If something is not required, then we simply take it out! Or if there is something you want added, we can simply add it in!  Please see down the bottom for additional items and costings.

Like most independents, some of our services we use are outsourced, as this keeps our cost down to a minimum, which can save you thousands of dollars. See below.

Pricing Estimate

CREMATIONS
- *Cremation and Chapel prices may vary by location -

Direct Cremation - No Service, Attendance or Viewing

$200  - Transfer into our care

$60    - Death Certificate Application

$150  - Cremation Coffin

$690  - Cremation & Permits

$650  - Company Service Fee

 

$1,750 - Sub Total

$175 - GST

$1,925 - Grand Total

Additional Items may occur:

$270 - Dr's Cremation Permits

$150 - After Hours Transfers M-F

$250 - After Hours Transfer Weekends

$220 - Mortuary Care - more than 5 days 

$100 - $250 - delivery of ashes to home or via postage

Cremation with a Service - Chapel

$200  -  Transfer into our care

$350  -  Mortuary Care and Preparation

$60    -  Death Certificate Application

$550  -  Coffin - Richmond (std)

$1,090 - Chapel +Cremation*

$600  -  Celebrant

$360  -  2 x Assistants

$650  -  Hearse

$250  -  Flowers

$350  - Order of Services

$1,500 - Company Service Fee

$5,960 - Sub Total

$596 - GST     

$6,556 - Total

Additional Items may occur:

$270 - Dr's Cremation Permits

$150 - After Hours Transfers M-F

$250 - After Hours Transfer Weekends

$220 - Mortuary Care - more than 5 days 

$240 - Viewing

Cremation with a Service - Church

$200  -  Transfer into our care

$350  -  Mortuary Care

$60    -  Death Certificate Application

$550  -  Coffin - Richmond (std)

$80  -  Dr’s Cremation Certs

$660  -  Cremation*

$360  -  2 x Assistants

$650  -  Hearse

$250  -  Flowers

$350  -  Order of Services x 50

$1,500 - Company Service Fee

$5,010 - Sub Total

$501 - GST

$5,511 - Total

Additional Items may occur:

$270 - Dr's Cremation Permits

$150 - After Hours Transfers M-F

$250 - After Hours Transfer Weekends

$220 - Mortuary Care - more than 5 days 

$240 - Viewing

BURIALS
The below prices do not include the cost of the plot, opening and closing
or any other cost associated with a burial site.

Direct Burial - No Service, Attendance or Viewing

$200  - Transfer into our care

$200  - Mortuary Care

$60    - Death Certificate App

$360  - Staff for burial

$550  - Coffin - Richmond (std)

$650  - Transfer to graveside

$850  - Company Service Fee

 

$2,870 - Sub Total

$287 - GST

$3,157 - Grand Total

Additional Items may occur:

$150 - After Hours Transfers M-F

$250 - After Hours Transfer Weekends

$220 - Mortuary Care - more than 5 days 

Burial with a Service - Chapel

$200  -  Transfer into our care

$350  -  Mortuary Care

$60    -  Death Certificate Application

$550  -  Coffin - Richmond (Std)

$600  - Celebrant

$750  -  Venue

$360  -  Assistants

$650  -  Hearse Hire

$250  -  Flowers

$350  -  Order of Service

$1,500 - Company Service Fee

 

$5,620 - Sub Total

$562     - GST

$6,182 - Grand Total

Additional Items may occur:

$150 - After Hours Transfers M-F

$250 - After Hours Transfer Weekends

$220 - Mortuary Care - more than 5 days 

Burial with a Service - Church

$200  -  Transfer into our care

$350  -  Mortuary Care and Preparation

$60    -  Death Certificate Application

$550  -  Coffin - Richmond (std)

$360  -  2 x Assistants

$650  -  Hearse

$250  -  Flowers

$350  -  Order of Service (50 copies)

$1,500 - Company Service Fees

$4,270 - Sub Total

$427 - GST

$4,697  - Total

Additional Items may occur:

$150 - After Hours Transfers M-F

$250 - After Hours Transfer Weekends

$220 - Mortuary Care - more than 5 days 

If your love one is coming into our care from a hospital, nursing home or your home, between Monday and Friday 9am - 5pm, then the prices above are a cost estimate.  If they are coming from the coroners, then the cremation permit cost are removed. 

We will return the ashes to you when you are ready, or deliver them to the place of internment with the relevant paperwork.   Burial prices do not include the plot or internment fees for the cemetery.

A 'Direct Cremation' and 'Direct Burial' is where there is no service, no attendance, no viewing

Other Items you may wish to add on:

Live-streaming - from $1,200

Order of Services - we quote on 50 copies, but additional copies can be obtained.

Musicians - from $800 (singers, guitarist, quartet, bagpiper)

Slideshow Production and AV Hire - from $850

Slideshow Production Only - from $350

AV Hire Only - from $650

Mourning Car Transfer - from $250 one way

Individual Flowers for guest - from $5 each

Transfer out of care - $1,250

Prices are subject to GST

Definitions of the above pricing:

Transfer into care - Monday - Friday, 9am-5pm from hospital or coroners.  Additional charges will occur when it is from a nursing home and/or from home.

Mortuary Care & Prep - max 5 days and basic preparation

Cremation Permits - 1 x Cremation Risk may need to be obtained.

Coffin Range - Richmond Standard Size Range Click Here

*Cremations pricing will vary from each location if you choose an alternative location 

Venue prices are used as a guide only, and will vary based on location

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