FOI Disclosure Log

Customer Request Details

17 June 2021

Under the freedom of information act I formally request that you provide me the following information:


The total number of burials and cremations in the East Herts District Council jurisdiction from January 2010 to March 2021 listed separately and annually.


If it is not possible to list burials and cremations separately then it will be acceptable to list them together.

East Herts Council Response

21 June 2021

Your request for information has now been researched, however the Council does not hold the information you have requested.

Eastherts does not have responsibility for burial grounds or crematoriums. Some town and parish councils operate cemeteries and some religious organisations will have burial plots such as churchyards

We do not hold any of the information requested

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

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.

I apologise that your request cannot be met and should you have any further queries or information needs in the future then please contact me.