No person shall be buried in a cemetery in the municipality of Montgomery, Alabama until a burial permit is obtained from the City Sexton's Office.
"Notice of burial shall be submitted with a burial permit form and an administrative fee in the amount of $125.00 payable to the city to cover the costs of maintaining accurate record of all deaths and burials which occur in the city." Chapter 7-17 (c) of the City of Montgomery, Alabama Code of Ordinances.
- Burial Permit forms for indigent persons that the Montgomery County Department of Human Resources approve for a “Pauper’s Burial” need to be completed, but there are NO charges for the Burial Permit.
- Burial Permit forms for infants need to be completed, but there are NO charges for the Burial Permit for children less than one year old.