The Commonwealth of Massachusetts requires that the City of Lowell issue a burial permit to transport or bury an resident or non-resident that has passed away within the city limit. Typically, permits are generated through funeral homes.
The fee for a burial permit is $20, payable by check or money order to the City of Lowell.
All payments for Burial Permits should be sent to: Lowell Health Department c/o Recreation Department Attn: Kristin McMahon 375 Merrimack Street, Room 7 Lowell, MA 01852
For more information on burial permits, please contact the Health Department directly.