Decision details

Suspension of `Purchase in Reserve' Grave Spaces

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To consider putting a temporary hold on purchase in reserve graves where plots are purchased in advance of requirement at Coney Hill Cemetery.




(1)       Gloucester City Council implement a suspension on the ability to purchase in reserve graves until an additional site for burial land is available;   


(2)       authority is delegated to Head of Finance and Resources in consultation with the Cabinet Member for Performance and Resources to remove the suspension once additional burial land has been secured.



Report author: Carly Hughes

Publication date: 08/02/2024

Date of decision: 07/02/2024

Decided at meeting: 07/02/2024 - Cabinet

Effective from: 16/02/2024

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