FOI Disclosure Log

Customer Request Details

01 June 2021

Under the Freedom of Information Act, I formally request that you provide me with the following information:


The total number of burials and cremations which took place in the Council"s jurisdiction from 1 January 2015 to 31 Dec 2020.


Please, if possible, list burials and cremations separately and annually

East Herts Council Response

01 June 2021

Thank you for your request for information, this has now been processed and the information that we hold is enclosed.

Eastherts do not have responsibility for any burial grounds or crematoriums. Local town councils and some religious organisations may have records for cemetaries and church yards. Eastherts do not record numbers of burials or cremations so we hold no data in this regard.

If you have any queries or complaint about the processing of your request please do not hesitate to contact me.


Alternatively for more information on the Freedom of Information Act contact the Information Commissioner at:

Information Commissioners Office
Wycliffe House
Water Lane

Telephone 0303 123 1113


It is important that you include the above FOI reference number on all correspondence related to this request.


Thank you for your request.