Newport City Council is responsible for three public cemeteries situated at:

  • Caerleon – Cold Bath Road, Caerleon NP18 1NF
  • Christchurch – Christchurch Road, Newport NP18 1JJ
  • St Woolos – 48 Bassaleg Road, Newport, NP20 3PY

For enquiries contact the cemetery superintendent on (01633) 414915 or contact Newport City Council. 

Burial charges

These charges are valid from 1 April 2019

  • Exclusive right of burial: £1071.00
  • Interment of stillborn or child up to 18 years: no charge
  • Person exceeding 18 years: £1164.00
  • Cremated remains in full grave space: £258.00
  • Cremated remains in garden of rest: £258.00
  • Scattering of ashes: £140.50

Download the full list of Newport cemetery charges 2019/2020 (pdf)

Locating a burial plot

To locate a burial plot in the cemeteries above please write to:

Cemeteries, Newport City Council, Civic Centre, Godfrey Road, Newport  NP20 4UR

Or email info@newport.gov.uk, giving name of the person and approximate date of burial. 

There is a charge of £15.60 for 30 minutes research.

Dog control order

There is a dog control order in operation in all Newport cemeteries.

Opening times

Cemetery gates are open from 6am - 5pm for vehicle access all year, pedestrian access is always available. 

Contact Newport City Council for further information.