Truro Public Cemetery St Clements Hill Truro TR1 2NT

Please see below lists of approved contractors to work in cemeteries owned or managed by Truro City Council.

Monumental Masons here

Funeral Directors here

If you wish to contact us about burials please contact 01872 245503 or e-mail

Truro Public Cemetery is open Truro Public Cemetery is open for visitors 24 hours a day 365 days a year

Truro Public Cemetery REGULATIONS

Cemetery Fees 2020/2021

  • Burial search £25 - Application form 
  • Burial search and re-printing permit and transferring burial rights - £48


Funerals during Covid-19

The Government has produced a leaflet to support the bereaved during this period. This can be found on the government website: 

Information and guidance relating to bereavement during Coronavirus can be found on the Cornwall Council website. Cornwall Council have also launched a bereavement support network for local residents. 

Please contact Truro City Council's Burial department for advice and guidance regarding funerals in Truro Public Cemetery or Kenwyn Church Cemetery. 

Schedule of Cemetery Fees & Charges 2020/21 - the below fees apply to Truro residents.


Truro Public Cemetery -Application form 

Kenwyn Church Cemetery - Application form

Child stillborn or aged up to 16 years - no charge

Person 16 years and over 

Single depth - £380

Double depth - £510

Cremated remains


Exclusive Right of Burial 

Application form 

Child stillborn or aged up to 16 years - no charge

Person 16 years and over - 

Large plot - £300 

Small plot (cremated remains) - £120


Memorial Permit

Application form

Headstone up to 3 foot - £106

Wooden Cross up to 3 foot - £66

Desktop (cremated remains plot only) - £44

Remove/erect a memorial - £80 

Application form 



Reservation of a grave plot

Application form for a large plot

Application form for a cremated remains (small) plot 

Other Charges - 

Reinstatement of grass surface  (full interment only) - £115

Surcharge for Bank Holiday, Weekend or Friday pm
(1 October – 31 March) - £265