Deaths, funerals and cremations

Registering a deathRegistering a death

Details of when to register a death and where to go.


Information about cemeteries in Newham including our own West Ham Cemetery.

Copy certificatesCopy certificates

Ask for copies of birth, death and marriage certificates.


Burial fees, children's area and Muslim burials at West Ham Cemetery.

Public funerals

What we do when a person dies and there are no arrangements for a funeral.

Repatriation of bodies - England and Wales

How to bring back a body to this country for a funeral.