The Town Council is the burial authority for the parish and administers the cemetery behind the church.  

If you need information regarding burial arrangements or grave ownership please read the guides below in the first instance.  If you have a family plot in the cemetery please contact us for information on further interments. 

Please note the the reservation of plots is no longer possible due to limited space in the cemetery.

Cemetery Charges

Cemetery charges are reviewed annually and are detailed in the document below. 

Cemetery Regulations and Guides
Memorial Application Forms

Permission is required to install, maintain, or alter any memorial in Northleach Cemetery.  All repairs must be undertaken by a competent and insured memorial mason and meet current standards.  Please contact us before arranging any repairs.

Memorial Safety

The council undertakes period safety inspections of the memorials in the cemetery. The last inspection was carried out in January 2022 and a number of unstable memorials were identified. If you are the owner of one of the affected memorials then please contact us.   A list of memorials affected has been published on the cemetery noticeboards and this website.  If you have already contacted us, you can use Form R above to apply to repair a memorial.


The churchyard surrounding the Church of St Peter and St Paul is a closed burial ground. There are records of graves in the churchyard available on the church website