Welcome to Basildon and District Crematorium & Cemetery

Set in 18 acres of countryside, with views of the River Thames and Kent, Basildon and District Crematorium & Cemetery offers a peaceful and rural setting for the people of South East Essex.

The crematorium is set close to the historic village of Bowers Gifford, overlooking the Thames estuary and with views across to the Kent Hills.

Surrounded by trees, lawns and with an ornamental pond at the centre of its gardens, the crematorium has a special, distinctive feel.

Important Notices

Opening Times

& Book of Remembrance Room
9am - 4.30pm Monday - Friday
Book of remembrance room open weekends and Bank Holidays 10am - 4pm.
Grounds Open 24hours a day, seven days a week,
365 days a year
Memorial Sales Please contact our site office for further information and details. Saturday appointments are also available by arrangement.
Please Note The Cemetery gates close at 4.30pm daily but a pedestrian access is available via the Crematorium Gardens if required.

Upcoming Events