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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: £1,300
  • Additional charge for siting plot in Row 1 by path: £202
  • Additional charge for siting plot in Row 2 by path: £97
  • Exclusive right of cremated remains: £735
  • Additional charge for siting plot in Row 1 by path: £112
  • Additional charge for siting plot in Row 2 by path: £58

Interments

  • Adult (over 16): £626
  • Child (under 16): Free
  • A stillborn child: Free
  • Cremated remains, adult (over 16): £218
  • Creatied remains, child (under 16): Free
  • Cremated remains, scattering of ashes: £64

Memorial placement permits

Headstones and tablets

  • Headstone up to 122cm (4 feet) in height: £194
  • Tablet, maximum 45x45cm (18x18"): £194
  • Each additional inscription: £103

Kerbset/ledger

  • Grave plot, maximum 183x76cm (6 feet by 2 feet 6): £973
  • Ashes plot, maximum 91.5x61cm (3 feet by 2 feet): £703

Miscellaneous charges

  • Memorial garden rose bush: £288
  • Use of chapel and meeting room at Hills Cemetery: £246
  • Additional charge per hour, or part thereof, payable for any interments commencing outside the hours of 9am-3pm: £104
  • Searches of burial records: £54
  • Hire of Meeting Room for wakes: £84

Contact the Ceremonies team

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

Crematoria

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