Ballarat funeral services cost

Funeral costs can vary dramatically based on the choices made by each family at the time of arranging the funeral. At F.W. Barnes and Son Funeral Director we strive to provide premium funeral services to Ballarat at affordable prices. We ensure all our funeral services are respectful and appropriate, no matter the budget.

Cost of funeral services in Ballarat

Generally, funeral prices range from as low as $4000 for an essential care cremation, to around $9000 or more for a standard burial. On average, a funeral service through F.W. Barnes and Son would cost about $7,500 for a cremation or $10,000 for a burial. The costs associated with an average funeral would include:

  • Funeral director’s fees
  • Payment for the coffin or casket
  • The clergy or celebrant’s fees
  • Flowers
  • Cemetery or crematorium fees
  • Newspaper notices
  • Government death certificate
  • Cremation certificate, if applicable
  • Catering for function after the funeral service, if applicable

To ease the burden of funeral costs on bereaved families, F.W. Barnes and Son recommend prepaid funerals to Ballarat and district clients. If you’d like to know more about prepaid funeral bonds or other information about funeral services, please call our Ballarat funeral home onĀ (03) 5336 1211 or contact us online.