The direct cremation funeral plan

from £2,295.00

The cost of this funeral plan is inclusive, there are no additional hidden charges

A full summary of this funeral plan is available here

What’s included
  • Our professional services for arranging the direct cremation
  • Bringing the person who has died into our care from a local place of death during normal office hours
  • Care of the person who has died, and use of our chapel of rest
  • A simple cremation coffin with basic handles and name plate for identification
  • Conveyance to the crematorium in an estate car or similar vehicle
  • All necessary staff to take the coffin into the crematorium chapel in a respectful manner
  • A scatter tube for the cremated remains
  • Cambridge Crematorium’s direct cremation fee
  • A doctor’s fee for a cremation certificate, if necessary
  • Any optional extras paid for in advance, and detailed on your plan certificate

What’s not included

  • Any services for a funeral director not appointed by Avalon
  • Collection from a place of death further than 20 miles from our premises
  • Collection from a place of death outside normal office hours
  • Additional venue costs eg for a church service
  • Coffin bearers or any additional staff to carry out any additional services
  • A funeral reception or wake, including costs for any catering for mourners
  • Additional obituary notices (unless detailed on your plan certificate)
  • Flowers or similar items requested in celebration of the person who has died
  • The purchase of a burial plot
  • Headstones, memorials or associated costs for stonework
  • Gifts, including charitable donations
  • Any costs incurred for the upkeep or maintenance of a memorial
  • Any limousines
  • Additional transport costs for the person who has died or their family
  • Embalming
  • Collection of charitable donations or listing thereof
  • Printed orders of service
  • Audio or visual equipment, including any livestreaming or visual tributes
  • Interment of the cremated remains
  • Repatriation from outside mainland Great Britain
  • Any fees connected to a burial
  • Any other goods or services not specified in the inclusions section

For those who wish to arrange for their bodies to be simply cremated with no ceremony or fuss, we are able to offer the above pre-paid plan which covers all necessary costs to enable this to happen.

Contact us

Please contact us if you have any questions about the traditional funeral plan.

Kingfisher Independent Funeral Services Ltd is an appointed representative of The Avalon Trustee Company Limited (T/A Avalon Funeral Plans) which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA). Avalon Funeral Plans’ FCA registration number is 965284 and Kingfisher Independent Funeral Services’ is 1007693. Further details can be found at

The delivery of funerals by Kingfisher Independent Funeral Services is not regulated by the FCA.