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Crematorium opening times

The Garden of Remembrance, Plaque Courts, Memorial Niches and Eltham Cemetery will be open every day, from 9am to 4pm.

The Chapel of Remembrance and the Flower Pavilion will remain closed until further notice as social distancing cannot be maintained inside these buildings.

We understand wholeheartedly how difficult this is for many people, but we must ensure the safety of our residents.

There is a limit of 20 mourners to all funeral services and those who are experiencing coronavirus symptoms must not attend.

All visitors, mourners and Funeral Directors are required to maintain social distancing - 2 metres apart unless from the same household or where families choose to invite more than 10 mourners to a service, a maximum of 20 are allowed.

We are currently operating the 1 metre social distancing government guidance so we can accommodate more mourners into our Chapels. Therefore we strongly advise all mourners, Funeral Directors and Officiants to wear a mask.

Additional mourners are not allowed to stand outside the Chapels or in the car park as this prevents safe passage for other families attending their service.

Office opening hours

The crematorium office is open to Funeral Directors but closed to visitors:

  • Monday to Thursday: 8.30am to 4.30pm
  • Friday: 8.30am to 4pm
  • Closed on weekends and bank holidays.