1. Residents
  2. Cemeteries

Property Transfers

TRANSFER FEES

To transfer cemetery property, a $60 transfer fee is charged for the first space and $30 for each additional space. This is used to cover the administrative cost of researching, producing, and maintaining these records. A sounding fee of $10 for the first space and $5 for each additional space is charged in connection with a property transfer.


TRANSFER PROCESS

  • Process of transferring property in a City-owned cemetery:
  • Transfer fees are paid.
  • The ownership of the property is researched by the City for authenticity.
  • A plat of the respective space(s) is generated to ensure there are no burials on the property being transferred.
  • If the property is determined to be eligible for transfer, the required documents are generated by the Cemetery Department, signatures are obtained, and file copies are distributed accordingly
Contact
  • Phone:

    256-427-5730

  • Address:

    City Hall

    308 Fountain Circle

    Huntsville, AL 35801

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  • Email:

    Joy.McKee@HuntsvilleAL.gov

    Joy McKee

    Director of Landscape Management

  • Hours:

    Monday - Friday, 7 a.m. - 4 p.m.

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