Cemeteries and burials

We run and maintain three cemeteries. To find out more on each cemetery please click on the appropriate cemetery below.

We are committed to:

  • Providing you with a caring and efficient service
  • Improving our service by listening to your views
  • Ensuring that friendly and trained staff are available to help and advise
  • Ensuring our cemeteries are attractive, safe and well maintained
  • Assisting your chosen funeral director to provide a high quality service

Your views do count and we welcome any feedback. A feedback form can be obtained from Hills Cemetery Office or our offices where your comments will be carefully considered.

Burial service fees

Purchase of exclusive right of burial

Exclusive right of burial£1,262
Additional charge for siting plot in Row 1 by path£196
Additional charge for siting plot in Row 2 by path£94
Exclusive right of cremated remains£714
Additional charge for siting plot in Row 1 by path£109
Additional charge for siting plot in Row 2 by path£56


An adult age 16 years or over£608
A child under 16 yearsFree of charge
A stillborn childFree of charge
Cremated remains - an adult aged 16 years or over£212
Cremated remains - a child under 16 yearsFree of charge
Cremated remains - a scattering of ashes£62

Memorial placement permits

A headstone - not exceeding 122cm (4 feet) in height£188
A tablet - maximum 45 x 45cm (18x18")£188
Each additional inscription£100
Kerbset/ledger - grave plot maximum 183 x 76cm (6 feet x 2 feet 6)£945
Kerbset/ledger - ashes plot maximum 91.5cm x 61cm (3 feet by 2 feet)£683

Miscellaneous charges

Memorial garden rose bush£280
Use of chapel and meeting room at Hills Cemetery£239
Additional charge per hour, or part thereof, payable for any interments commencing outside the hours of 9am and 3pm£101
Searches of burial records£52
Hire of Meeting Room for wakes£82

Contact the Ceremonies team

For enquiries please email cemeteries@horsham.gov.uk or call the Cemetery Manager at Hills Cemetery on 01403 253 191


There are no crematoria in Horsham District. There are three in West Sussex: