Bereavement Services - Cremation


Photograph of Crematorium Building

Covid-19 Update

The Isle of Wight Crematorium is currently closed to the general public except for funeral services. Funerals are limited now to close family members and a maximum of ten attendees. Cemeteries remain open but are under review. Over the coming weeks this arrangement is likely to change so we will keep you updated.

The below Services are now cancelled / closed until further notice:

  • Witness scatterings / interments
  • Memorial applications
  • Grave purchase applications (except for new burials)
  • Book of Remembrance closed
  • Genealogy searches  
  • Crematorium Memorial Grounds closed
  • Crematorium office closed (inquiries via telephone / email only)
  • All service books have been removed  from crematorium chapel to help prevent potential cross contamination (service sheets via arrangement with your funeral director)
  • No Organist (please discuss music arrangements with your chosen funeral director)

Support services for the bereaved

Cruse Bereavement Care
Tel: 01983 523 030
National Helpline: 0808 808 1677

Mountbatten Hospice Bereavement Support For All
Bereavement Support Line: 01983 217346

The Good Grief Trust

St Mary’s Hospital Bereavement Service (for loved ones who have passed away at the hospital only)
Tel: 01983 534615 (between 9am-3.30pm)

Isle of Wight Youth Trust (counselling service for under 25’s)
Tel: 01983 529569

Welcome to the Isle of Wight Crematorium

It is hoped that the rural woodland setting of the Crematorium will provide visitors with a haven for quiet contemplation and remembrance.


The Isle of Wight Crematorium, which is situated on the A 3054  just off the East Cowes, Newport, Ryde roundabout.


Opening hours are:

Monday to Friday - 9am to 5pm

Saturday and Sunday - 10am to 2pm

Bank Holidays - 10am to 12pm

Any queries, please call 01983 882288

The grounds are open throughout the year and the Crematorium Manager and staff are available Monday to Fridays from 9am to 4.30pm.

Weekend staff are available for limited periods during the weekends and public holidays. 

The Chapel, Book of Remembrance Room and Grounds are open:

Saturdays & Sundays 10am to 2pm 

Bank Holidays 10am to 2pm


To view our information guide which provides directions from the Ferry Ports please click here (PDF, 1 page, 45Kb).


The Crematorium is administered by the Isle of Wight Council Bereavement Services at the Isle of Wight Crematorium all enquires should be made to this office.  Please contact us using the online send a message to service form or use the contact details listed in the 'Contact Information' tab above.

Useful Information about our Service 

Cremation Fees and Charges 2019/20 (PDF, 1 page, 9KB). 

Cremation Code of Practice  (PDF, 3 pages, 17 KB).

Cremation and Burial Regulations  (PDF, 6 pages, 105 KB).

Please view our information on our burial services.

For information on our friends of cemeteries groups.