All Derry City and Strabane District Council owned cemeteries are open and operational from 8am to 7pm
daily and will close at 4.30pm from Sunday October 25th when the clocks go back. The public are reminded that they must continue to adhere to the guidelines regarding social distancing and co-operate fully with Council staff at all times. It is important to note that when funerals are taking place, some areas within the cemeteries will be cordoned off to ensure health and safety measures are in place and to allow mourners the space and privacy to grieve and pay their respects in a safe and controlled environment. The public are also advised that as a result of the current pandemic these arrangements are subject to change and there will be instances where the facilities may have to close at short notice to comply with COVID 19 regulations. The cemetery offices will remain closed with no public access however all enquiries or queries regarding geneaology or headstone permits can be made by telephone at 028 71 362615 or email.
Offices serving local cemeteries will remain closed to the public over the coming weeks. Any queries can be directed via phone or email to the contacts below.
A number of restrictions are in place to safeguard both staff and the public and to reduce the risk of COVID19. Undertakers are advised to contact the relevant Cemetery office in advance of funerals to make arrangements.
The latest guidance for undertakers regarding social distancing and funerals can be found here.
Contact office T: 02871 362615 Monday to Friday
Shaun Boyd E: [email protected] T: 0771 3068547
Grainne Murray E: [email protected] T: 0773 6213165
Dawn Hamilton Email - [email protected] T: 0790 2174488
Noel Dunn E: [email protected] T: 07860592812 / 07855546662
Jonathan Dolan E: [email protected] T: 07964518767
Bernie Gormley E: [email protected] T: 02871 253 253, Ext 4274
📍Cemetery opening hours return to normal, 8am - 7pm from this Saturday 19th September.
🙏 People must continue to observe social distancing measures with other visitors and staff.
⛔ Cemetery Offices will remain closed but queries can be made by telephone, email or appointment only.
ℹSome areas within the cemeteries may be cordoned off during funerals for health and safety reasons allowing mourners space and privacy to grieve in a safe controlled environment.