Cemetery

Cemeteries

Oversees establishment, maintenance, and preservation of burial grounds for approximately 1,700 not-for-profit cemeteries in NY.
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Overview

The Division of Cemeteries oversees the establishment, maintenance, and preservation of burial grounds for approximately 1,700 not-for-profit cemeteries in New York State. As authorized by the Not-for-Profit Corporation Law, the division works with cemetery officials on a wide range of issues including the sale of lots, service fees, and the acquisition of lands.

 

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Open Meetings
The Cemetery Board regularly holds public meeting to ensure properly regulation of cemeteries.