At West Ham Cemetery we offer a choice of grave location, a dedicated children’s area and a reserved Muslim area.

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Burial fees

The following fees are for Newham residents. We accept burials from outside of the borough; however we charge an extra 50% for this service.

Burial of an adult in a new grave for 50 years

Grave reservation - £1254 to £2410
Interment (burial) - £1374
Memorial - £80

Burial of an adult in a re-opened grave

Interment (burial) - £1374
Memorial - £110
Plaque - £80

Burial of an adult in a new grave for 25 years (Newham residents - one interment only)

Grave reservation - £723
Interment - £1374
Plaque - £80
Note, the plot for 25 year burials does not include Muslim burials.

Child’s funeral

£950 (all inclusive)

Other charges

  • Transfer of rights of burials - £60
  • Burial of cremated remains (loose) - £130
  • Burial of cremated remains (casket) - £220
  • Grave Planting - £70
  • Garden of remembrance – 20 year reservation - £842
  • Communal rose garden - £100
  • Ash grave - £907

Children’s area

We offer a designated section for the burial of children at West Ham Cemetery.
This newly renovated area offers a peaceful space away from the rest of the graves where families are able to leave commemorative items such as cuddly toys and cards. These items will not be removed by cemetery staff.

Muslim burials

We offer a Muslim burial area in unconsecrated land at West Ham Cemetery.

Burials are usually carried out within 24 hours of booking, however we can usually arrange a same day burial if you contact us before midday.
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Contact us

  • West Ham Cemetery
    Cemetery Road Forest Gate
    E7 9DG

    020 3373 1193

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