Date updated: 6/01/2023
Anyone may be buried or cremated at the City of London Cemetery and Crematorium, regardless of City connections or religious belief.
A list of our fees and charges are listed below. Residents of the City of London (within the Square Mile) are entitled to a refund equal to 50% of the cremation fee (or a maximum of £498) for all cremations and burials carried out at the cemetery and crematorium.
|Monday - Friday||8am-9am||No service||Nil||£498|
|Monday - Friday||8.30am10am||Adult||30 Minutes||£536|
|Monday - Friday||10.15am-6pm||Adult||30 Minutes||£995|
|Monday - Friday||10.15am 6pm||Adult||60 Minutes||£1,301|
|Monday - Friday||8.30am-6pm||Under 16||30 Minutes||Free|
|Monday - Friday||8.30am-6pm||Under 16||60 Minutes||£306|
|Saturday - Sunday||9am-1pm||All||45 Minutes||£1,428|
|Grave||Grave type||Type||Church service duration||Price|
|Private grave||Traditional up to 7x3||Adult
|Private grave||Traditional over 7x3||Adult
|Garden for babies||n/a||Baby||30 minutes||£370|
|Additional cost for chapels - Weekdays||n/a||n/a||Additional 15 minutes||£186|
|Additional cost for chapels - Saturday||n/a||n/a||30 minutes||£370|
|Additional cost for chapels - Sunday||n/a||n/a||30 minutes||£550|
|Chapel for memorial services||Per hour||£377|
|Grave||Lease in years||Price inc. 1st interment £1,734||Ground only (lease in years)||Lease extension per year*|
|Heritage (general)||30||£3,906||£2,172 (30)||£72.40|
|Conservation lawn||30||£5,345||£3,610 (30)||£120.35|
|Heritage (large)||50||£9,434||£7,700 (50)||£154|
|Traditional conservation||50||£6,884||£5,150 (50)||£103|
|Vault - Constructed||100||£40,634||£38,900 (100)||£389|
- *Lease extension prices per year are subject to increases in future years.
- Burial services are provided every day except public holidays.
- All the above fees are reduced by £995 for people under 16 years old. There must be a minimum of 30 years remaining on the lease of a grave before any further full depth burials can take place.
|Burial in a lawn grave (maximum depth)||£1,204|
|Burial in a traditional grave (maximum depth)||£1,295|
|Burial in a woodland grave (in eco urn)||£342|
|Strewing of ashes from other crematoria||£215|
|Scattering of ashes on a lawn grave||£215|
|Scattering of ashes in the Gardens of Rest (if cremation carried out a the City of London)||Free|
|Weekend surcharge for burials / strewing of ashes||£141|
|Storage of ashes - first two months||Free|
|Storage of ashes - after two months||£39 per month|
|Storage of ashes - annual fee||£233|
|Burial in a private grave* - no landing||£294|
|Burial in a private grave* - 7'x3' landing||£430|
|Burial in a private grave* - over 7'x3' landing||£POA|
*These prices are only applicable if an interment has already taken place and where no further burials are to take place.
Note: Burial of ashes does not include a chapel service.
|Classic grave for ashes if available||10||£1,530|
|Classic Ash Grave lease extension||1||£153|
|Lawn grave for ashes||20||£3,942|
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For information about services not listed here, email us or call 020 8530 2151.