Sturminster Newton Town Council owns, manages and maintains the town cemetery.

Bereavement Notices


There is a small car park for visitors to the cemetery. View our Location Map.

There is still space available for burials within the cemetery.

View a copy of our Cemetery Regulations.

View our Schedule of Fees & Charges 2022/23.

Burial Registers

The burial registers are kept at the Council Offices. Anyone requiring a family search should contact the Town Council. The name of the deceased and approximate year of burial are needed for a search to be carried out.

Cemetery History

To find our more about the history of our cemetery please read - A Brief History of the Cemetery by Mr J N Curtis