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Cemeteries Clauses Act 1847

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SCHEDULES to which the foregoing Act refersU.K.

U.K.

Form of Grant of Right of Burial

By virtue of [here name the special Act], we [here state the name or description of the company], in consideration of the sum of to us paid by , of , do hereby grant unto the said the exclusive right of burial [ or the right of burying bodies, as the case may be,] [or the right of placing a monument, tablet, or gravestone,] in [here describe the ground intended for the exclusive burial, or for placing a monument, tablet, or gravestone, as the case may be, so as to identify the same, and if a place of exclusive burial, add “numbered on the plan of the cemetery, made in pursuance “of the said Act,”] to hold the same to the said in perpetuity [or the period agreed upon] for the purpose of burial [or as the case may be]. Given under our common seal, [or under our hands and seals, as the case may be,] this day of in the year of our Lord

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Form of Assignment of Right of Burial

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E1This version of this provision extends to England and Wales and Scotland; a separate version has been created for Northern Ireland only

I, A.B., of , in consideration of the sum of paid to me by C.D., of , do hereby assign unto the said C.D. the exclusive right of burial in [here describe the place], and numbered on the plan of the cemetery made in pursuance of the said Act, which was granted to me [or unto A.B. of ] in perpetuity [or as the case may be] by [here state the name of the company], by a deed of grant bearing date the day of , and all my estate, title, and interest therein, to hold the same unto the said C.D. in perpetuity [or, as the case may be,for the remainder of the period for which the same was granted by the said company] subject to the conditions on which I held the same immediately before the execution hereof. Witness my hand and seal, this day of

U.K.

Form of Assignment of Right of Burial

I, A.B., of , in consideration of the sum of paid to me by C.D., of , do hereby assign unto the said C.D. the exclusive right of burial in [here describe the place], and numbered on the plan of the cemetery made in pursuance of the said Act, which was granted to me [or unto A.B. of ] in perpetuity [or as the case may be] by [here state the name of the company], by a deed of grant bearing date the day of , and all my estate, title, and interest therein, to hold the same unto the said C.D. in perpetuity [or, as the case may be,for the remainder of the period for which the same was granted by the said company] subject to the conditions on which I held the same immediately before the execution hereof. Witness my hand and seal, this day of

N.I.

Form of Assignment of Right of Burial

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E2This version of this provision extends to Northern Ireland; a separate version has been created for England and Wales and Scotland only

I, A.B., of , in consideration of the sum of paid to me by C.D., of , do hereby assign unto the said C.D. the exclusive right of burial in [here describe the place], and numbered on the plan of the cemetery made in pursuance of the said Act, which was granted to me [or unto A.B. of ] in perpetuity [or as the case may be] by [here state the name of the company], by a deed of grant bearing date the day of , and all my estate, title, and interest therein, to hold the same unto the said C.D. in perpetuity [or, as the case may be,for the remainder of the period for which the same was granted by the said company] subject to the conditions on which I held the same immediately before the execution hereof. [F1Executed as a deed], this day of

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F1Words in Form of Assignment of Right of Burial in Schedules substituted (N.I.) (15.11.2005) by The Law Reform (Miscellaneous Provisions) (Northern Ireland) Order 2005, arts. 1(2), 3(4), {Sch. 1 para. 10}; S.R. 2005/494, art. 2(1)(a)(c)

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