Salford City Council operate four cemeteries at Agecroft, Peel Green, Swinton and Weaste. There are crematoria at Agecroft and Peel Green. All administration is carried out at Agecroft, to where enquiries should be directed.
|Agecroft Cemetery||Peel Green Cemetery|
Peel Green Cemetery and Crematorium
716 Liverpool Road
|0161 686 7290||0161 686 7290|
|Weaste Cemetery||Swinton Cemetery|
Eccles New Road
|0161 686 7290||0161 686 7290|
Salford City Council only allows masons with registered with BRAMM (British Register of Accreditted Memorial Masons) to work in its cemeteries. As Alberti, Lupton & Co. are BRAMM registered, we are permitted to install or repair memorials in all of Salford's cemeteries.
The following fees were correct as of December 2019. For a full list of all fees and charges applicable in Salford's cemeteries, please click here.
|Regular burial plot (Salford resident)||£1050|
|Regular burial plot (non resident)||£1700|
|Interment Fee (Salford resident aged 18+)||£990|
|Interment Fee (non resident age 18+)||£1500|
|Baby/Child interment fee (Salford resident)||None|
|Child interment fee (non resident)||£250|
|Baby interment fee (non resident)||£130|
|Right to erect headstone on burial plot||£140-180|
|Cremated remains plot (Salford resident)||£500|
|Cremated remains plot (non resident)||£700|
|Right to erect headstone on cremated remains grave||£140|
All new memorials in Salford's cemeteries must be of a lawn type and not exceed 3 feet 6 inches (1050mm) in height and 3 feet (900mm) in width, including plinth.
Foundations and plinths in Salford's cemeteries must be no more than 3 feet (900mm) in width.
Kerb Sets are permitted on regular burial plots, providing they do not exceed 3 feet by 2 feet. (900mm by 600mm). They should also be no more than 4 inches in height, and countersunk by 3 inches.
Grave owners are responsible for the maintenance of grassed areas within one foot of the kerb set. The council reserves the right to remove the kerb set if this is not done.
For further information regarding kerb sets in Salford's cemeteries, please refer to the cemetery regulations contained within their application form to purchase a grave space.
Salford City Council is a member of the Institute of Cemetery and Crematorium Management (ICCM). It has achieved the Gold Standard in the ICCM Charter for the Bereaved Assessment Process for Burial and Cremation.
The Friends of Salford Cemetries meet six times a year and are committed to ensuring the cemeteries are managed and maintained to a high standard. The group work with Salford City Council to ensure they remain a safe and pleasant place for people to visit and pay respects to their loved ones
Enquiries regarding purchases of grave plots can be made to Agecroft Cemetery, or online via the application form.
TEL : 0161 686 7290
E Mail : firstname.lastname@example.org
Website : Salford City Council Cemeteries
Please click here to view Salford City Council's Information and Advice for Grave Owners leaflet online.
This gives advice on grave deeds, memorial safety, maintenance, insurance, dogs and parking.