Bolton Council operate seven cemeteries. All of them are open for new burials and have smaller plots available solely for cremated remains. Overdale Crematorium contains the cemetery offices and is contactable on 01204 334499 and overdale@bolton.gov.uk

Astley Bridge CemeteryBlackrod CemeteryFarnworth Cemetery

Eden Street

Astley Bridge

Bolton

BL1 6NU

Manchester Road

Blackrod

Bolton

BL6 5LS

Cemetery Road

Farnworth

Bolton

BL4 7QY

Heaton Cemetery Ridgmont (Horwich) CemeteryTonge Cemetery

Gilnow Road

Bolton

BL1 4LH

Chorley Old Road,

Horwich

Bolton

BL6 6BD

Cemetery Road

Tonge

Bolton

BL2 6AQ

  
Westhoughton Cemetery

Cemetery Street

Westhoughton

Bolton

BL5 2BG

Registration Scheme

Alberti, Lupton & Co are approved to work in Bolton’s cemeteries.

Cemetery Charges

The following charges are correct as of September 2021. Click here for a full list of charges.

DescriptionCostNotes
Purchase of grave plot£963
Cremated remains plot£520
Memorial permit£95
Additional inscriptions£42
Permitted Sizes

Bolton Council’s cemeteries are not restricted to just lawn type memorials, but there are variaitons between them. Please contact them directly on 01204 334499 for further information.

Foundations

Memorials must be built on concrete bases that are supplied by Bolton Council.

Kerb Sets

Kerbsets are allowed but regulations concerning them vary between cemeteries, please contact the ccouncil on 01204 334499 for further information.

Additional Notes

Bolton’s cemeteries are open 9am-8pm April to September and 9am-4pm October to March.

Application Procedure

Bolton Crematorium,
Overdale Drive (off Chorley New Road),
Bolton,
BL1 5BU

Telephone: 01204 334499

 

Email: overdale@bolton.gov.uk

Cemetery Regulations

Bolton’s cemetery regulations are not available online, please contact the council directly on 01204 334499.