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SCHEDULES

[F1SCHEDULE A1E

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PART 1ETABLE OF MATTERS TO WHICH PAROCHIAL FEES RELATE

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PART 2EEXPLANATORY NOTES ON PART 1

Burial on a separate occasion E

1EF13... “On separate occasion” means on any occasion other than immediately preceding or following on from a service in church and “immediately preceding” includes the day before the day on which the service, burial or cremation takes place and “following on” includes the day after the service, burial or cremation takes place.

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F13Words in Sch. A1 Pt. 2 para. 1 omitted (1.1.2020) by virtue of The Parochial Fees and Scheduled Matters Amending Order 2019 (S.I. 2019/752), arts. 1(2), 3(2)

[F14Burial of child]E

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F14Sch. A1 Pt. 2 para. 2 cross-heading substituted (1.1.2020) by The Parochial Fees and Scheduled Matters Amending Order 2019 (S.I. 2019/752), arts. 1(2), 3(3)

2ENo fee is payable in respect of the funeral or burial of a still-born infant, or for the funeral or burial of a child dying before attaining the age of [F1518 years].

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Burial of cremated remains in churches or closed churchyards E

3EWhere cremated remains are buried in or under a church or in a closed churchyard, the fees payable to the parochial church council and the diocesan board of finance or either of them are—

(a)where burial is authorised by a general faculty, the fee prescribed for burial in a churchyard;

(b)where burial is authorised by a particular faculty, such sums as may be determined by the Chancellor [F16under section 87 of the Ecclesiastical Jurisdiction and Care of Churches Measure 2018] , who shall specify the person or persons entitled to receive them.

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Monuments in churchyards E

4EDifferent fees may be prescribed for different types of monument and a separate fee may be prescribed for inscription on a monument.

Where a monument in a churchyard is erected or an additional inscription on a monument is made under the authority of a particular faculty, the fees payable to the parochial church council and the diocesan board of finance or either of them shall be such sums as may be determined by the Chancellor [F17under section 87 of the Ecclesiastical Jurisdiction and Care of Churches Measure 2018] who shall specify the person or persons entitled to receive them.

Searches in Church Registers, etc. E

5EThe search fee relates to a ‘particular search’ where the approximate date of the baptism, marriage or burial is known. The fee for a more general search of a church register is negotiable with the parochial church council and the diocesan board of finance.

Definitions E

6EIn this Schedule—

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