The Bereavement Services of Dartford Borough Council ensure that a caring, supportive and sensitive service is provided to those who are experiencing the loss of a loved one.

A death in the family can be a difficult time for everyone involved and we offer help and advice in a variety of ways:

There are graves commemorating the commonwealth war dead at four of Dartford Cemeteries (Watling Street, East Hill, Stone and Swanscombe) and further information can be found at

Cemeteries in the Borough of Dartford:

There are four cemeteries currently in use for burials:

Other places of interest:

In addition grounds maintenance is also carried out at the following closed churchyards and burial grounds:

  • Bow Arrow Lane Cemetery, Stone
  • Holy Trinity Churchyard, High Street, Dartford
  • St Edmunds Pleasance, Great Queen Street, Dartford
  • St Margarets Churchyard, Darenth Hill, Dartford
  • St Marys Churchyard, Church Road Stone