Yes. The Park is owned by a charitable trust and managed by Auckland Memorial Park Limited. The trust owns the freehold of the land. The managing company oversees day-to-day operations and is responsible for the cost of all improvements on the land.
The Directors, all NZ Residents, Graeme Edwards John Bougen, Nigel Powell, Jackie Or and Tim Glasson.
Burial plots are owned in perpetuity, which means that the Park and its managers can never resell your plot.
A one off payment of 10% which is included in the purchase price for every plot goes into a perpetual maintenance fund. The income from this trust will be used to maintain Auckland Memorial Park and its burial plots forever.
Yes. The diversity of New Zealand’s cultural and religious beliefs is respected. Whatever your ethnicity or faith, you can find a place to call your own in the Park, with a burial customised to meet your wishes.
Yes. At the present time pre-paid funerals and related products, up to $10,000 are excluded from any asset testing. This includes the cost of a plot and memorial.