Regulations on Griffith's underground vault burials are set to increase costs by thousands

Cai Holroyd
By Cai Holroyd
Updated August 9 2021 - 12:44am, first published August 5 2021 - 12:00am
GRAVE MISTAKE: Griffith Council has amended burial policy after a reminder from NSW Health of national guidelines. PHOTO: Cai Holroyd

Bodies interred in underground vaults will be required to be embalmed and hermetically sealed from now on, adding a hefty cost to already expensive funerals.


Cai Holroyd

Cai Holroyd


Journalist for the Area News in Griffith. RMIT graduate. Full-time writer and part-time nuisance. Been described as 'present.'