Tangihanga and Cemetery Operations

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COVID-19 Alert Level 2 information

See information and updates relating to Council services during Alert Level 2 - many Council facilities are now open, including our offices and customer service centres.

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Tangihanga and Cemetery Operations

Funerals and tangihanga at Alert Level 2

At Alert Level 2, there are limits on the number of people who can attend a funeral, tangihanga, kawe/hari mate or unveiling ceremony/hura kōhatu.

Up to 50 people can attend a funeral or tangihanga if it is held indoors.

Up to 100 people can attend a funeral or tangihanga if it is held outdoors.

This applies to funerals and tangihanga held at:

  • funeral homes
  • churches, mosques and other faith-based institutions
  • hired venues or facilities
  • private dwellings.

For more information, see:

Funerals and tangihanga information on the COVID-19.govt.nz website