Cemetery Directory FAQs
Cemetery Directory FAQs – Frequently Asked Questions –
- WHAT IS A CEMETERY DIRECTORY?
Here you’ll be able to search for a cemetery and ideally see a photo.
Our Cemetery Directory includes the formal name of the cemetery, including any local name for the cemetery, along with the street address, suburb, region/county/province/state, post-code and Country.
- ADD A PHOTO TO THE CEMETERY DIRECTORY
If you have taken a photo yourself and you wish to add this to the Cemetery Directory, please find the specific cemetery and tap the button “Add photos you have taken or suggest edits”, or use this link to go directly to the ‘Suggest Edits’ form.
Cemetery Cover Image (This is our ‘hero’ image and we welcome contributions):
No larger than 5MB
Cover images need to be supplied at 995 pixels wide x 400 pixels high.
Cemetery Image / Logo (Use this for other photos you wish to add to the cemetery page):
No larger than 5MB
Recommend pixel dimensions are 510 wide x 340 high.
- WHY CAN’T I FIND THE CEMETERY I AM LOOKING FOR? CAN I CONTRIBUTE WITH A NEW CEMETERY OR URUPĀ?
If you cannot find the cemetery name in our Directory, it is more than likely still to be listed to our Cemetery Directory.
We need your help to build a list of cemeteries from within New Zealand.
Contact us at email@example.com with:
Official name of the cemetery
A name the cemetery is also known as
Full street address
District / Region
Please also attach a photo. If possible, please photograph the cemetery name sign (preferably with one ‘landscape’ photo with the sign of the cemetery and surrounds).
Once we have received your email, HonourThem will verify and publish to our Cemetery Directory. Sorry, no duplicates.
All details and photos will be provided on a volunteer basis. We ask that each person visits the physical cemetery grounds to collect the photos provided to HonourThem.
HonourThem has copy-right over the information on our website.
Please contact us on firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions.
- WHAT IF I SEE INACCURACIES IN YOUR CEMETERY DIRECTORY?
HonourThem will change any inaccurate information they we are notified of.
Please contact us on email@example.com if you see inaccuracies with supporting verification.
- WE ARE A CEMETERY, HOW DO WE GET LISTED IN YOUR CEMETERY DIRECTORY?
The Cemeteries Directory is a list of cemeteries an urupas within New Zealand.
We welcome any cemeteries/urupas from New Zealand to list within our Cemeterries Directory.
The directory was compiled through publicly available information and we have done our best , however we do not guarantee its current accuracy:
If you wish to add a listing of your cemetery/urupa to our directory:
Step 1. Please register to the HonourThem website
Step 2. Please complete the following details, scan this form and send to HonourThem.
Name of cemetery/urupā:
Your Cover Photo
Step 3. Please send us minimum of one photo. Allowed file types: jpg, jpe, jpeg, gif, png, bmp, ico, webp
Cover photos must be:
No larger than 5MB
Recommend pixel dimensions are 1920 (w) x 1080 (h) pixels.
If your background photo appears blurry or pixelated, please choose an image with a file size as close to the maximum as possible, as images with larger file sizes typically look better.
If your image is still blurry or pixelated, you may want to run it through a compression tool such as Tinypng.com. however, please note that we can’t provide support for use of these third-party tools. Also note that the display of the image may change.
Step 4. Please send the following to firstname.lastname@example.org
Cemetery Directory FAQs – Frequently Asked Questions. We welcome any updates of information to us on email@example.com
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