Isle of Wight Council

Bereavement Services - Cremation


Photograph of Crematorium Building

Crematorium web streaming service

We have installed new cameras and software  and can provide live web streaming facilities. This service allows grieving families and friends to say their final goodbyes to their loved ones online. This digital service protects the online security of individuals private service and helps people to celebrate the life of their loved ones. If you wish to use this service please read the web streaming service guidance document.

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 crematorium is situated on the A3054 just off the East Cowes, Newport and Ryde roundabout. The full address is Station Lane, Whippingham, East Cowes, Isle of Wight, PO32 6NJ

Opening hours

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 grounds are open:

Saturdays & Sundays 10am to 2pm 

Bank Holidays 10am to 2pm


View our information guide which provides directions from the ferry ports.


The crematorium is administered by the Isle of Wight Council Bereavement Services. All enquires should be made 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 2022/23

Cremation Code of Practice 

Cremation and Burial Regulations

Please view our information on our burial services.

For information on our friends of cemeteries groups.