A Yellow Weather Warning for snow and ice is in place for Northern Ireland until midday on Monday 11 December 2017 and the Ice warning continuing until 11:00 on Tuesday 12 December 2017.

Visit our Weather section for more information

If you require advice on Gritting or dealing with Snow or Ice please visit the NI Direct website.


Photograph of a historical cemetery

Please note: Cemeteries are administered by the Parks and Open Spaces Department and they should be contacted to make any arrangements as per the contact details below.

Your first contact for funeral enquiries is the undertaker who can make all the arrangements for you, including: 

  • liaising with the council regarding the date and time of burial
  • opening a grave or buying a new grave

Burials can be arranged with the staff at our council offices for cemeteries which are maintained by the us.

The Cemetery Administrator’s Office is closed on Bank and Public Holidays.

This does not affect Bank Holiday Interment arrival times, 10.30am to 3.30pm.  (Please see Cemetery Management Rules and Regulations for full details of Opening Hours)

Contact details for each cemetery are listed here.


Cemetery Prices

Commemorative Bench Programme

The Burial Rules and Regulations came into effect on the 1 November 2017. A published booklet will be available shortly.