FOI Request - Graveyards

Request 101000275141

1.   How many graveyards are there currently in your council area?

2.   How many of those are full and cannot take any more burials?

3.   Of your graveyards that are not full, how many years of spaces do each have estimated left before they are at full capacity?

4.  How many people have been buried in your graveyards in each of the last five years, 2009-2013?

Response 01-09-2014

1. 66

2. There are 22 cemeteries where no lairs are available for sale and only re-opens or caskets of ashes can be interred (there are 6 cemeteries where lairs will only be sold when an interment is being arranged i.e. no advance sale of lairs (these 6 cemeteries are part of the 44 in Q4 answer).

3. There are 11641 lairs for sale in the remaining 44 cemeteries (includes the 6 from Q3) i.e. 41 years Moray wide.  

4. 2013/14 = 670
2012/13 = 693
2011/12 = 719
2010/11 = 664
2009/10 = 644

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