Natural burial ground: guidance for operators
How to manage burial grounds and cemeteries, including laws you need to follow, health and safety rules, and access rights
Applies to England and Wales
This document is for operators of natural burial grounds in England and Wales.
The guide covers relevant areas of the law, including:
- burial law
- disability legislation
- memorial rights
It also provides information on services to the public, including access rights and signage.
Published 2 January 2009