Cemetery Trainings

Next Cemetery 101 Course to Be Held on June 27 in Lewis, NY
NEW! 2023 Employment Cost Index (ECI)

The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics has announced that the employment cost index (ECI) is up 4.3% over the year ending September 2023.


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.

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