Statutory Fees and related costs

The Archbishop’s Council sets standard fees, revised annually, for various life events, normally paid by direct bank transfer (or cheque).


There is a fee for the publication of banns (and certificate) and there is a fee for the marriage itself.


There is no fee for a service of baptism. There is a small fee for a Certificate of baptism, if required.


There is a scale of fees for the funeral service, burial, and certificate. These are normally paid by the funeral arranger.


There is a monument fee depending upon size for placement of, or addition to, a stone or cross in the churchyard. These are normally paid by the monumental mason.

Additional Fees

From February 2023 the following fees apply in this parish:

  • Verger £30
  • Sexton £40
  • Organist £60
  • Heating £35
  • Travel Pro-rata – eg £10 to the York Crematorium
  • Payment

    To pay by Internet banking - the details are:
    Name: Osbaldwick & Murton Parochial Church Council
    Sort Code: 09-01-52
    Account: 83619708

    To pay by cheque please make payable to “Osbaldwick & Murton Parochial Church Council” and mail it to the Julian Gray, Treasurer Osbaldwick and Murton PCC, 51 Osbaldwick Village, York, YO10 3NP

    Any questions may be addressed to the Vicar or the Treasurer.

    View Standard Fees