Woodland Valley booklet 3MB PDF

The Woodland Valley booklet provides information on the council's new natural burial ground at Woodingdean

My Funeral leaflet 79.3KB PDF

The My Funeral leaflet is for you to complete, providing your relatives and close friends with the necessary information to carry out your exact wishes for your own funeral

Recycling of metals leaflet 312.2KB PDF

Our recycling of metals leaflet explains our recycling scheme and alternative options available for metals recovered following a cremation

Customer service questionnaire 136.3KB PDF

We welcome feedback on the service we provide; please complete the customer service questionnaire

Information for Owners of Grave Rights 78.8KB PDF

Information for Owners of Grave Rights booklet describes the procedure and rules regarding grave ownership

Cemetery Regulations booklet 108.2KB PDF

The Brighton, Hove and Portslade Cemetery Regulations booklet is helpful for all users of the council's cemeteries including visitors, funeral directors and stone-masons

Print copies of the booklets and leaflets on this page may be ordered online, by using the order form for publications.

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The following publications are not available to view online or download but can be ordered in print.

  • The Lawn Memorial Cemetery booklet describes the lawn style cemetery and carefully explains the special rules which apply

  • Information for Owners of Grave Rights booklet describes the procedure and rules regarding grave ownership

  • The Lewes Road Cemeteries: A Walker's Guide is a descriptive leaflet of the cemeteries in Lewes Road, Brighton with a map to guide visitors around the Victorian burial grounds, indicating memorials of historical interest

  • We have a useful guide to Self Help Funerals which explains how to arrange a funeral without the involvement of a funeral director

  • The Brighton, Hove and Portslade Cemetery Regulations booklet is helpful for all users of the council's cemeteries including visitors, funeral directors and stone-masons

  • A Questions People Ask about Cremation booklet is available to help answer questions and concerns about the process of cremation

  • The Information for Owners of Grave Rights leaflet offers advice and information about the joint responsibilities of grave owners and the council in keeping the cemeteries pleasant in appearance, safe and tidy

  • The Coroner's Charter is a booklet which describes the role of the city coroner and what to expect from the Coroner's service

  • The Coroner's Court is a leaflet with local information for people who need to attend court

  • Practical information to explain what happens in the case of a sudden death, the Coroner's involvement and the public facilities at the city mortuary are available in our When a Death is Reported to the Coroner booklet

  • Location Plan is available indicating the location of the council's cemeteries and crematorium