Burial Permits

Burial permits are issued in person only. Please provide the Vital Statistics office with a copy of the decedent’s death certificate. This may not be necessary if the county of passing was Placer County.

The cost of the Burial Permit is $12 for each permit. The fee can be paid in cash, check or with credit card. When using a credit card an additional service fee is charged.

 Please visit the office during regular business hours. Monday through Friday from 9am -12pm and 1pm -4pm.

 For additional questions please call (530) 889-7158

After-hour Emergency Burials (Funeral Homes Only)

Weekends and Official County Holidays only from 10am to 12pm

Emergency filing only applies when it is religious or cultural necessity only when final disposition is required within 24-48 hours of death. Registrars will not complete registration for any other reason after-hours.

Please call (530) 889-7180