Fees and charges
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 £488) for all cremations and burials carried out at the cemetery and crematorium.
For information regarding services not listed here, please contact us using the link below or by calling 020 8530 2151.
|Time||Type||Duration of service||Price|
|Monday - Friday||8am - 9am||No service||Nil||£465|
|Monday - Friday||8.30am -10am||Adult||30 Minutes||£526|
|Monday - Friday||10.15am - 6pm||Adult||30 Minutes||£976|
|Monday - Friday||10.15am - 6pm||Adult||60 Minutes||£1,280|
|Monday - Friday||8.30am - 6pm||Under 16||30 Minutes||Free|
|Monday - Friday||830am - 6pm||Under 16||60 Minutes||£304|
|Saturday - Sunday||9am - 1pm||All||45 Minutes||£1,400|
|Grave type||Type||Duration of church service||Price|
|Burial in a private grave||Lawn||Adult Under 16||30 minutes 30 minutes||£1,700 £724|
|Burial in a private grave||Traditional up to 7x3||Adult Under 16||30 minutes 30 minutes||£1,900 £924|
|Burial in a private grave||Traditional over 7x3||Adult Under 16||30 minutes 30 minutes||£2,100 £1,124|
|Burial in a public grave||n/a||Adult Under 16 Baby||30 minutes 30 minutes 30 minutes||£1,700 £724 £600|
|Burial in the garden for babies||n/a||Baby||30 minutes||£363|
|Additional cost for chapels - Weekdays||n/a||n/a||Additional 15 minutes||£182|
|Additional cost for chapels - Saturday||n/a||n/a||30 minutes||£363|
|Additional cost for chapels - Sunday||n/a||n/a||30 minutes||£540|
Note: the 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 £976 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.
|Lease in years||Price inc. 1st interment £1,700||Ground only (lease in years)||Lease extension per year*|
|Heritage (general)||30||£3,830||£2,130 (30)||£71|
|Conservation lawn||30||£5,240||£3,540 (30)||£118|
|Large lawn||50||£7,900||£6,200 (50)||£124|
|Heritage (large)||50||£9,250||£7,550 (50)||£151|
|Traditional conservation||50||£6,750||£5,050 (50)||£101|
|Traditional non-constructed||75||£13,325||£11,625 (75)||£155|
|Traditional part-constructed||100||£24,700||£23,000 (100)||£230|
|Vault - Constructed||100||£39,800||£31,100 (100)||£381|
* 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.
|Burial in a lawn grave (maximum depth)||£1,180|
|Burial in a traditional grave (maximum depth)||£1,270|
|Burial in a woodland grave (in eco urn)||£335|
|Strewing of ashes from other crematoria||£210|
|Scattering of ashes on a lawn grave||£210|
|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||£138|
|Storage of ashes - first two months||Free|
|Storage of ashes - after two months||£38 per month|
|Storage of ashes - annual fee||£228|
|Burial in a private grave* - no landing||£288|
|Burial in a private grave* - 7'x3' landing||£422|
|Burial in a private grave* - over 7'x3' landing||£POA|
|Classic grave for ashes if available||10||£1,500|
|Classic Ash Grave lease extension||1||£150|
|Lawn grave for ashes||20||£3,864|