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Bereavement Services - burial and cremation

Cremation charges

Bereavement Services provides a range of cremation and memorial options. Below is a list of charges from 1 April 2024.

Cremation services 2024-25
Cremation (60 minute slot) £856.83
Cremation (30 minute slot) £645.59
Direct Cremation £457.57

There will be no charges for children aged 17 years and under (including stillborn)

Miscellaneous cremation charges 2024-25
Double service time £284.91
Disposal of ashes from other crematoria £82.98
Temporary storage of ashes - first and second months only No charge
Temporary storage of ashes (per month) £30.97
Purchase decorative urns (variety of styles - refer to Crematorium Office) By arrangement
Purchase standard wooden casket By arrangement
Certified extract of Register of Cremation £22.60
Postage of cremated remains By arrangement
Use of Service Room only (per service time slot) £284.91

There will be no miscellaneous cremation charges for children aged 17 years and under (including stillborn)


Cremation Service times are during the following hours:

Monday to Friday from 8am to 4pm (inclusive)
Saturday from 8.30am to 12 noon (inclusive)
60 minute service slots: 9am to 3pm (inclusive)
30 minute service slots: 8.30am and 4pm
Direct cremation times: 8am and 8.15am

These times are inclusive of public holidays with the exception of Christmas and New Year holidays.

Bereavement Services

Phone: 0303 123 1016
Email: Bereavement Services