Funeral Packages

Funeral Packages

Deciding between cremation and burial options can be a difficult choice. Choosing a burial service may simply mean selecting a beautiful resting place in a cemetery and providing a place to go to remember and grieve the person we lost. Cemetery services may also may include a graveside service and memorial headstone.

The reasons for choosing a cremation are unique and varied as those selecting this option, and can be based on religious beliefs or even environmental and land usage. For many it’s a simplified experience and sometimes an alternative to a traditional funeral.

$4,330 +gst
Simplicity Funeral Package

This is the package to choose if you would like a traditional funeral service with either burial or cremation. There is an option for private viewings with an open casket, or taking your loved one to a home, church, marae or other venue prior to the funeral service.

Arrangement of all documentation, receiving instruction and register NZ Death Certificate

Hearse transportation to our premises

Mortuary care including preparation for dressing and viewing

Standard sized, fully trimmed and furnished Grosvenor casket

Transfer to another venue

100 service programs

Hearse transportation for burial or cremation

Online Funeral Notice (if required)

Packages Terms
$2,800 +gst
Direct Cremation Package

This is the package to choose if you are wanting a cremation only. Alternatively a memorial service could be scheduled at a later time. This package includes no viewings.

Arrangement of all necessary documentation, receiving instruction and register NZ death Certificate

Hearse transportation to our premises

Cremation liner, standard-size

Transportation to crematorium for cremation

Cremation and certificate fees

Returning of ashes to family

Online funeral notice

Packages Terms
$3,400 +gst
Limited Service Package

This is the package to choose if you would like the option to hold a private service for immediate family members and close friends. This package includes no viewings.

Arrangement of all necessary documentation, receiving instruction and register NZ death certificate

Hearse transportation to our premises

Cremation liner, standard-size

1 hour service at our premises

Loan casket for the funeral service

50 service programs

Transportation to crematorium for cremation

Cremation and certificate fee

Returning of ashes to family

Online funeral notice

Packages Terms
$4,200 +gst
Full Service Cremation

This is the package to choose if you would like a traditional funeral service. There is an option to take your loved one to a home, church, marae or to other venue prior to the funeral service, and includes a cremation liner and loan casket.

Arrangement of all necessary documentation, receiving instruction and register NZ death certificate

Hearse transportation to our premises

Sanitary treatment including preparation for dressing and viewing (Full embalming - extra cost)

Cremation liner standard-sized

Transportation to another venue with a loan casket

100 service programs

Transfer to crematorium for cremation

Cremation and certificate fee

Returning of ashes to family

Online funeral notice

Packages Terms
Kahungunu Funeral Package

The Kahungunu Funeral Package entitles all Ngāti Kahungunu Iwi Card Members to a discount on our full-service funeral package, at the price of only $4,330+ gst.

Package Includes:
  • Arrangement of all necessary documentation, register NZ Death Certificate
  • Transportation of tūpāpaku to our premises
  • Mortuary preparation, care and presentation for dressing and viewing
  • A fully-trimmed and furnished standard-sized Grosvenor casket
  • Transfer home, marae or to another venue
  • 100 service programs
  • Hearse transportation for burial or cremation
  • Simplicity Facebook Online Notice
  • Funeral Insurance and prepaid options available
  • Funeral guide available for preplanning services

1. The Kahungunu Funeral Package entitles all Ngati
Kahungunu Iwi Card Members to a discount on our full
service burial package, at the price of only $4,330 plus gst.
2. The full cost of this funeral package is normally $7,500.
3. Eligibility for the Kahungunu Funeral Package requires registration with Simplicity, which includes nga matawaka and children under 18 years of age.
4. This is offered as a package. Any reduction of services required does not equate to a reduction in the price payable.
5. It cannot be redeemed for money or any other services.
6. Additional costs include:

(i) the requirement of a casket other than that specified in the package (e.g. larger-sized, coloured or other casket designs),(ii) additional services to those specified above,(iii) travel and transportation outside of a 50Km radius from our premises,(iv) third-party provider disbursements (e.g. Doctor’s Cremation Certificate or a Medical Referee cremation fee), Council cemetery or crematorium fees, food and refreshments, newspaper notices, flowers, grave markers, extra service sheets, a minister or celebrant, other personal needs, products or services.

7. Payment arrangements for disbursements shall be between the estate of the deceased and the service provider.

Funeral Finance

During times of grief, money should be the last thing you need to worry about. Funeral finance ensures there is enough money to organise a funeral for your loved one, taking the stress away of this difficult time.

Repatriations

Simplicity Hawkes Bay are available to repatriate the body of your loved one in a timely manner. We will work with you with an aim to reduce undue financial burden without having to compromise on the quality of the service. Give us a call if you’d like to know more about our repatriation service.

Associated With