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Yes the council are responsible for the laying and cutting of grass in Shanganagh. Please contact the office at Dean’s Grange should you have any queries. Please note that it is cemetery policy not to lay grass until 1 year after an interment has taken place to allow for subsidence.

Several small urns/caskets can go into a grave as they are far smaller than a coffin.

1. Engage a monumental sculptor/stone mason. 2. This sculptor must then submit a drawing to the Office at Dean’s Grange specifying the exact measurements of the work he his going to carry out. 3.This drawing MUST be signed by the owner of the grave. If the registered owner is deceased, the relevant form must be signed by the next of kin of the deceased agreeing to the work being proposed. Proof of grave purchase, if purchased in the previous five years prior to application must also be provided. The same rule applies in the case of a replacement headstone, except there is no fee, as the foundation fees would already have been paid. 4. The only materials accepted by the Council are limestone, granite or marble. The cemetery foundation fee (for a single grave) is:​​​ ​€220 + VAT @ 13.5% Total Cost €249.70 for headstone only €370 + VAT @ 13.5% Total Cost €419.95 for headstone and kerbing €265 + VAT @ 13.5% Total Cost €300.78 for kerbing where headstone exists.  Please note that no kerbing is allowed in Shanganagh cemetery as it is a Lawn Cemetery or in “The Garden” section in Dean’s Grange Cemetery as this is also a lawned area.

Yes the council are solely responsible for the construction of the foundations.

No unfortunately the list for benches in Shanganagh cemetery is exhausted.

Send into the office in person or by post:

  1. The grave number, or if this is not possible a date of death or burial of someone in the grave.
  2.  Debit/Credit card number or Cheque/Postal Order (payable to Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown Co. Co.) for €210 + VAT @ 13.5% Total Cost €238.35
  3.  Whether you would like grey granite or white marble chippings.
  4.  Your name, address and phone number so we can contact you when the work has been completed.  

Send into the office in person or by post:

  1. The grave number, or if this is not possible a date of death or burial of someone in the grave.
  2.  Debit/Credit Card Number or Cheque/Postal Order (payable to Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown Co. Co.) for €75 + VAT @ 13.5% Total Cost €85.13.
  3. Your name, address and phone number so we can contact you when the work has been completed. 

Más maith leat úinéireacht uaighe a aistriú, ní mór go dtabharfaidh úinéir na huaighe cead i scríbhinn. Caithfidh siad litir a scríobh agus a shíniú ina gcuirtear in iúl:

  1. Uimhir na huaighe
  2. Ainm agus seoladh an duine a n-aistreofar an uaigh chuige
  3. Go dtuigeann siad go bhfuil siad ag scaoileadh gach ceart adhlactha don uaigh luaite
  4. Tá táille €65 + CBL @23%, Costas Iomlán €79.95 as an aistriú.

Má tá úinéir na huaighe marbh, caithfidh an duine ar mian leis/léi an uaigh a ghlacadh foirm Dearbhaithe Sannacháin Díorthaigh a shíniú os comhair feidhmeannach síochána. Ta an fhoirm seo ar fáil ón oifig i nGráinseach an Déin. Féadfar go mbeidh litreacha ó neasghaol an úinéara de dhíth freisin ina gcuirfear in iúl nach bhfuil sé/sí i gcoinne an aistrithe, ach amháin má tá uacht ann ina gcuirtear a mhalairt in iúl. Sa chás sin, bíonn an uaigh mar chuid d’iarmhar an eastáit mura luaitear go sonrach í.

Uaigheanna nua i Seangánach: €2,900 + táille adhlactha
Uaigheanna nua i nGráinseach an Déin: €16,000 + táille adhlactha
Níl siad ar fáil le ceannach roimh bhás.

 

 

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Unfortunately we no longer provide this service.

If you want to transfer the ownership of a grave an exclusive right of burial may be transferred to a specific family member.  Permission must be sought from the Registered Owner of the grave. It is not necessary to produce the original Grave Paper issued,  all registered owners are on our records.

A Transfer Agreement Form (which may be obtained from the Dean’s Grange Cemetery Office) has to be completed and signed by the current registered owner at the time of transfer.

If the Registered Owner of the grave is deceased a Derivative Assignment Declaration Form (which can also be obtained from the Dean’s Grange Cemetery Office) must be signed and witnessed before a Peace Commissioner by the person who wishes to take over the ownership of the grave.  A Permission Form from the relevant next of kin of the registered owner may also be required which states they have no objection to the transfer of the grave, this form does not have to be witnessed by a Peace Commissioner,  it should be attached to the Derivative Assignment Declaration.

There is a transfer fee of €65.00 + Vat @ 23%   Total Cost: €79.95
Payable by Cheque/Draft, Postal Money Order made payable to

Dun Laoghaire/Rathdown County Council or by Debit/Credit Card.
Card transactions can only be made in person in the Dean’s Grange Cemetery Office.

Completed forms and transfer fee should be sent to:

Dean’s Grange Cemetery Office,
Dean’s Grange Road,
Blackrock,
Co. Dublin.

Or call in person to the Dean’s Grange Cemetery Office

Opening hours:
10.00a.m. – 1.00p.m. – 2.15p.m – 4.00p.m.  Monday to Friday

When all documentation and fee is received, in due course, the new owner will receive a document stating the grave has been transferred into their name.

 

 

  • From Dublin City to Dean’s Grange Cemetery, bus number 46a to the Dean’s Grange Crossroads and the number 4 bus to Rockford Pk., which are both within walking distance.
  • From Blackrock to Dean’s Grange Cemetery, the number 84 bus which stops near the Cemetery Gates.
  • From Dun Laoghaire to Dean’s Grange Cemetery, the number 46a to the Dean’s Grange Crossroads, within walking distance.
  • From Dublin City to Shanganagh Cemetery, the number 145 bus
  • From Blackrock to Shanganagh Cemetery, the number 84 bus
  • From Dun Laoghaire to Shanganagh Cemetery, the number 45a bus All buses to Shanganagh Cemetery stop near the Cemetery Gates

Please note that neither Dean’s Grange nor Shanganagh cemeteries records are computerised and therefore in order to locate a grave what you need is:

  1.  Date/year of death or burial.
  2.  Full name and last address of the deceased. The Council only holds records for Dean’s Grange, Shanganagh and Kilgobbin cemeteries.

Unfortunately we cannot guarantee the amount of coffin burials in a grave. It depends on the type of ground and other factors such as size of coffins etc.

New graves in Shanganagh are: €2,900 + interment fee
New graves in Dean’s Grange are: €16,000 + interment fee
Not for sale in advance of a death.

Yes the council tidies the grave after a burial has taken place. Should you have any concerns please contact the office at Dean’s Grange.

Not unless there is numerous graves to be researched.

€400 and can be done privately and not through a Funeral Director.

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