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Fees for burials, private graves, ashes and graves for ashes

Burials

Grave Grave type Type Duration of church service Price
Burial in a private grave Lawn Adult
Under 16
30 minutes
30 minutes
£1,560
£696
Burial in a private grave​ Traditional grave
up to 7x3
Adult
Under 16
30 minutes
30 minutes
£1,742
£878
Burial in a private grave Traditional grave over 7x3 Adult
Under 16
30 minutes
30 minutes
£1,906
£1,043
Burial in a public grave n/a Adult
Under 16 Baby
30 minutes
30 minutes
30 minutes
£1,560
£696
£573
Burial in the garden for babies n/a Baby 30 minutes £346
Additional costs for chapels n/a n/a Weekday - extra 15 minutes
Saturday - 30 minutes
Sunday - 30 minutes
Chapel for memorial services (per hour)
£165
£320
£478
£330

Price on application for larger graves and vaults.

New Private Graves

Grave Lease
(in years)
Price (inc. 1st interment £1560) Ground only (lease in years) Lease extension per year*
Woodland 30
45
60
75
£2,685
£3,247
£3,810
£4,372
£1,125 (30) £37.50
Heritage (general) 30
45
60
75
£3,440
£4,381
£5,322
£6,262
£1,880 (30) £62.70
Conservation lawn 30
45
60
75
£4,665
£6,217
£7,770
£9,322
£3,105 (30) £103.50
Large lawn 50
75
100
£7,010
£9,735
£12,460
£5,450 (50) £109
Heritage (large) 50 £8,210 £6,650 (50) £133
Traditional conservation (211sq) 50
75
£5,990
£8,205
£4,430 (50) £88.60
Traditional non-constructed 75
100
£11,780
£15,186
£10,220 (75) £136.26
Traditional part-constructed 100 £21,850 £20,290 (100) £202.90
Vault - constructed 100 £35,186 £33,626 (100) £336.26
Catacomb 100 £8,395 £6,835 (100) £68.35

Note: the lease extension prices per year are subject to increases in future years.

Burial services are provided every day except public holidays. Visit our website for further details.

All the above fees are reduced by £864 for people under 16 years old. All graves purchased after 1 April 2009 must have 30 years remaining on the lease for any further burials to take place.

Ashes

Option Price
Burial of ashes in a lawn grave (maximum depth)​ £1,074
Burial of ashes in a traditional grave (maximum depth)​ £1,161
Burial of ashes in a woodland grave (in an eco urn)​ £306
Strewing of ashes from other crematoria​ £196
Scattering of ashes on a lawn grave​ £196
Scattering of ashes in the Garden of Rest (if cremation carried out at City of London)​ Free
Weekend surcharge for burial/strewing of ashes​ £126
Storage of ashes – first two months​ Free
Storage of ashes – after two months (per month)​ £36
Storage of ashes – annual fee​ £219
Burial of ashes in a private grave* - no landing​ £264
Burial of ashes in a private grave* – 7'x3' landing​ £386
Burial of ashes in a private grave* – over 7'x3' landing​ £POA

This price is 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, if chapel is required for a memorial service these prices are also shown under the chapels for memorial services.

Graves for Ashes

Options Lease (years) Price
Classic grave for ashes 10 £1,870
Classic grave for ashes 20 £2,712
Lawn grave for ashes 20 £3,406
Lease extension 5 £730
Lease extension 1 £176

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