The Council manages 10 out of the 11 cemeteries in the Queenstown Lakes District.
The Council holds information and burial records for the following cemeteries:
- Albert Town Cemetery.
- Arrowtown Cemetery.
- Cardrona Cemetery.
- Frankton Cemetery.
- Glenorchy Cemetery.
- Kingston Cemetery.
- Makarora Cemetery.
- Queenstown Cemetery.
- Skippers Point Cemetery.
- Wanaka Cemetery.
For information and burial records for the Lake Hawea Cemetery contact: Donald Urquhart 03 443 1426.
>> Arrowtown Cemetery Overview (pdf 425 kb)
>> Arrowtown Cemetery - Old Area (pdf 1.3 MB)
>> Arrowtown Cemetery - New Upper (pdf 1.45 MB)
>> Arrowtown Cemetery -New Lower (pdf 1.14 MB)
>> Cardrona Cemetery (pdf 198 kb)
>> Frankton Cemetery (pdf 427kb)
>> Glenorchy Cemetery (pdf 359 kb)
>> Hawea Cemetery ( pdf 666 kb)
>> Makarora Cemetery (pdf 163 kb)
>> Queenstown Cemetery (pdf 867 kb)
>> Skippers Point Cemetery (pdf 109 kb)
>> Wanaka Cemetery (pdf 1.47 mb)
The Kingston and Albert Town cemetery maps are unavailable.
The Council has a Cemetery Strategy which outlines how the Council will manage cemeteries in the future, including managing the effects of growth.
Cemetery Operations Procedures
The Cemetery Operations Procedures provides guidelines to ensure a consistent and reliable provision of cemetery services in the District.
>> Queenstown Lakes District Cemetery Fees (pdf 27.4kb)
A permit must be obtained for any monumental work to be carried out in any cemetery in the Queenstown Lakes District. Please fill in an application form and return it to:
Queenstown Lakes District Council, Private Bag 50072, Queenstown 9348 or email email@example.com
>> Monument Permit Application Form (pdf 17.7kb)
>> Authority to Inter (pdf 24.4kb)
You can now search the Queenstown Lakes District cemetery records online.