Burial arrangements

  • Please contact Capilano View Cemetery at 604-925-7007 to arrange a burial between 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday to Friday.
  • Arrangements can be made by appointment over the phone. 

Please have the following information available to help us arrange an interment:

  • your name, address, and phone number
  • your relationship to the deceased person
  • the full legal name of the deceased person
  • the last address of the deceased person
  • date and place of birth of the deceased person
  • date and place of death of the deceased person
  • the name of the funeral home you have chosen
  • date and time you would like for the service 

Interment services are scheduled on a first-come, first-served basis. Having more than one date option will help with finding a time to suit your preferences.

If you have any questions, please contact Capilano View Cemetery at 604-925-7007.

About Capilano View Cemetery

Capilano View offers a variety of interment options including full casket burial, burial of cremated remains and above-ground columbaria niches.

Since 1926, the Capilano View Cemetery has offered the residents of West Vancouver a tranquil place of beauty and history to remember and reflect.

A seating area including an ornamental water basin and table for preparing flowers and holding small gatherings is now open for use on the north-west corner of the Birch Area of the cemetery. We hope you will enjoy the view!

Residency & Rates

Plots for West Vancouver residents are sold at a lower rate than for non-residents. Residency is based on where the person for whom the lot is being purchased lives at the time of purchase.

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In-ground Interment Options

An interment is the burial of a deceased person in a full casket, or the burial of cremated remains in an in-ground plot.

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Above Ground Columbaria Niche

Inurnment is the setting of cremated remains in an above-ground structure called a columbaria niche. It takes approximately 7-10 days for a columbaria niche front to be engraved and delivered.

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Memorial Markers

All markers (headstone) require a permit. Most memorial marker companies will apply for the setting permit and add the fee to the cost of the marker and bill the client directly.

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Cut flowers or potted plants that fit into a supplied 4” container may be placed on a grave or a columbaria niche. Artificial flowers may be placed in the 4” flower containers from November 1 to March 31.

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1490 3rd Street, West Vancouver, BC V7S 2Y2


Cemetery Plan

The cemetery is open daily, from dawn to dusk.

Washrooms are open 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. 

Capilano View Cemetery arrangements can be made by appointment over the phone. 

For general information or to arrange an interment, call 604-925-7007, between 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday to Friday.