Living in Dorset

Dorset Council provides community services based on the principles of quality, equity, value and responsiveness.

Visiting Dorset

Dorset has a unique blend of wilderness, wildlife, stunning scenery, mining heritage, secluded beaches and world class golf courses.

Contact us

  • Phone (03) 6352 6500
  • Fax (03) 6352 6509
  • After hrs 1300 858 824

Business community in Dorset

Dorset Council is focused on providing support to potential investors to facilitate sustainable developments large and small.

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Dorset Council is responsible and retains records for various cemeteries around the Dorset Municipality

Dorset Council maintains and retains records for the following cemeteries:

  • Branxholm Cemetery
  • Bridport Cemetery
  • Gladstone Cemetery
  • Moorina Cemetery
  • Nabowla Cemetery
  • North Scottsdale Cemetery
  • Ringarooma Cemetery
  • Ellesmere Cemetery (Scottsdale)
  • Springfield Cemetery
  • Stronach Cemetery

Please find some useful forms and information below:

Application for Installation/Alteration of a Monument
Application for Interment
Application for Private Burial
Application for Reservation
Cemetery Guidelines

For Cemetery Fees and Charges, please view Council's Fees & Charges Schedule here.

For any further information, or to find out records from any of the abovementioned cemeteries, please contact the Council Offices on 03 6352 6500.