Cremation FAQs

Common questions about the processes and procedures surrounding a cremation

Coronavirus (COVID-19): change to service

On advice from the government regarding the coronavirus (COVID-19), we have closed our cemeteries to the public and introduced a temporary reduction to cremation and burial fees. 

See further information about changes to services.


Over 70% of people in the UK now choose to be cremated.

The ICCM Charter for the Bereaved gives detailed information about all aspects of the cremation process. This includes environmental and social aspects.