The Council is the burial authority for the town cemetery and also has responsibility for St. Mary’s closed churchyard.
A PDF copy of the cemetery rules can be downloaded by clicking the link- Watton Cemetery Regulations 2015
Notice of Interment Form
Application for erection of a Memorial or Tablet
Additional Inscription Form
Purchase of Exclusive Right of Burial Form
Within the Cemetery Rules pack can be found a price list and the forms that can be copied to be used if a request is to be made to use the Cemetery. Any use of Watton Cemetery must be arranged through a funeral director and memorials can only be erected by an accepted stone mason.
Not within the pack is the form needed to request permission for an additional inscription which again would need to be completed with the assistance of a stone mason. A PDF copy of the Additional Inscription Request Form can be downloaded by clicking the link – Additional Inscription Form
The Town Council endeavours to create a pleasant environment for all users of the Cemetery and it is hoped the area is respected by those who visit.
The Town Council regularly inspects the Cemetery but please help to keep the area a pleasant place by reporting any concerns you might have regarding the Cemetery to the Town Council Office.