Responsibility of Funeral Director or Individual Arranging Funeral

We are not responsible for any failure in arrangements due to circumstances beyond our control. 

Funeral Directors and Arrangers must:

  • provide us will all information correctly and openly when organising a burial to ensure we can maintain the funeral regulations to a high standard without disruption.
  • notify us as soon as possible if a funeral party is arriving 15 minutes earlier or later to the cemetery
  • visit the relevant cemetery prior to a funeral to ensure all information provided is accurate.

There may be a charge for any last minute alterations to the funeral procedure.

We will not carry out work in the cemetery while a funeral is taking place.