The administration in the Legislative Services Department interacts with members of the Markham Cemetery Board. They look at:
- The annual budget
- Maintenance of grounds and stones
- Fees charged for lots and cornerstones
The Legislative Services Department keeps individual files for each cemetery.
Manager of Access & Privacy
Phone: 905.477.7000 extension 2082
The City of Markham has submitted Cemetery By-law 2012-178 [PDF] to the Registrar of the Funeral, Burial, and Cremation Services Act 2002 for the following cemeteries:
- Bethel-Lunau Cemetery
- Buttonville Cemetery
- Eckardt Cemetery
- First Markham Baptist Cemetery
- Hagerman East Cemetery
- Hagerman West Cemetery
- St. John's 5th Line Cemetery
- Thornhill Cemetery
If you'd like to make copies, please contact Alida Tari, Manager of Access & Privacy, at 905.477.7000 extension 2082.
These by-laws are subject to the approval of the Registrar, Funeral, Burial, and Cremation Services Act, 2002. You can reach the Cemeteries Regulation Unit by calling 416.326.8399.