Maitland City Council acts as a cemetery authority in accordance with the NSW Cemeteries and Crematoria Act 2013. In this capacity Council has a number of public cemeteries under its care and control. These are: 

Operational Cemeteries

Historic Cemeteries

East Maitland 

Campbells Hill (existing reservations only)

Hiland Crescent
Louth Park (Jewish)

Cemetery Strategy

Maitland City Council adopted a Cemetery Strategy on 14 May 2013. The purpose of the Maitland City Council Cemetery Strategy is to examine the current operation of Council cemeteries and outline recommendations for the future provision of efficient and effective cemetery services in the Maitland Local Government Area.

Cemetery Policy

Maitland City Council adopted a Cemetery Policy on 25th August 2015. The purpose of the Policy is to provide a standard for the administration and maintenance of Council Cemeteries.

Cemetery Fees & Charges

The current fees and charges for Cemetery applications can be found by clicking on the link above.


Cemetery Brochure / FAQ

Please click on the link above for a brochure on Maitland City Council Cemetery and Columbarium services and frequently asked questions 

Cemetery Forms

Plot Burial / Reservation Application Form

Columbarium Interment / Reservation Application Form

Monumental Works Application Form

Licence to Work in Council Cemeteries Application Form