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Crematorium opening times

The Garden of Remembrance, Plaque Courts, Memorial Niches and Eltham Cemetery will be open every Saturday and Sunday from 9am-4pm starting Saturday 2 May 2020. These areas will remain closed Monday to Friday to allow Burial and Cremation Services to continue.

The Chapel of Remembrance, the Flower Pavilion and the toilets 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 10 mourners to all funeral services and those who are experiencing coronavirus symptoms must not attend.

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.