Christmas and New Year Opening Hours 2022/2023

Kingston Register Office 

Date Birth Registration Death Registration Marriage and Civil Partnership

Saturday 24th December 2022

Christmas Eve

Closed

Closed 

(Emergency issue of burial certificates only) 

By appointment only 

Sunday 25th December 2022 

Christmas Day

Closed

Closed 

(Emergency issue of burial certificates only)

Closed

Monday 26th December 2022

Boxing Day 

Closed

Closed 

(Emergency issue of burial certificates only)

Closed

Tuesday 27th December 2022

Bank Holiday 

Closed

Closed 

(Emergency issue of burial certificates only)

Closed
Wednesday 28th December 2022 9am to 4pm by appointment 

9am to 4pm by appointment

By appointment only
Thursday 29th December 2022  9am to 4pm by appointment  9am to 4pm by appointment  By appointment only
Friday 30th December 2022 9am to 4pm by appointment  9am to 4pm by appointment  By appointment only

Saturday 31st December 2021 

New Year's Eve

Closed

Closed

(Emergency issue of burial certificates only)

By appointment only

Sunday 1st January 2023

New Year's Day

Closed

Closed 

(Emergency issue of burial certificates only)

Closed

Monday 2nd January 2023

Bank Holiday

Closed

Closed 

(Emergency issue of burial certificates only)

Closed

 

Tuesday 3rd January 2023

 

9am to 4pm by appointment 

9am to 4pm by appointment 

By appointment only

The emergency service of the issue of burial certificates is only available to those members of the community who need, for religious reasons, to bury their dead within twenty four hours. Contact with our emergency service should be made between the hours of 8am and 10am by telephone through Heads of Faith on:

0208 547 5000 

or 

0208 937 1010 

Cemetery and Crematorium

Please note cremation service times may be extended on 23rd and 30th Dec once all earlier times have been allocated.

Date Crematorium Burials Grounds
Friday 23rd December 2022 9am to 2:20pm 9am to 1:30pm 9am to 4pm
Saturday 24th December 2022 Closed Closed 10am to 4pm
Sunday 25th December 2022 Closed Closed 10am to 4pm
Monday 26th December 2022  Closed Closed 9 am to 4pm
Tuesday 27th December 2022 Closed Closed 9am to 4pm
Wednesday 28th December 2022 9am to 4:20pm Closed 9am to 4pm
Thursday 29th December 2022  9am to 4:20pm 9am to 2:20pm 9am to 4pm
Friday 30th December 2022 9am to 2:20pm 9am to 1:30pm 9am to 4pm
Saturday 31st December 2022 Closed Closed 10am to 4pm
Sunday 1st January 2023 Closed  Closed  10am to 4pm
Monday 2nd Jauary 2023 Closed  Closed  10am to 4pm
Tuesday 3rd January 2023  9am to 4:20 Closed 10am to 4pm

Muslim/Jewish burials as above not 24-27 Dec 2016 or 31 Dec to 02 Jan 2017

As always we shall endeavour to work with Funeral Directors obtaining and processing cremation/burial paperwork. Burial paperwork must be complete with confirmed coffin/casket sizes. Please note we shall require completed relevant paperwork for all Services as detailed below or sooner if possible:

Service Date Paperwork Requirement 
Cremations on 23rd December 2022 Before 10am on Thursday 22nd December 2022
Burials on 23rd December 2022 Before 10am on Wednesday 21st December 2022 
Cremations on 28th December 2022 Before 10am on Friday 23rd December 2022 
Cremations on 29th December 2022 Before 10am on Wednesday 28th December 2022
Burials on 29th December 2022 Before 10am on Friday 23rd December 2022 
Cremations on 30th December 2022 Before 10am on Thursday 29th December 2022
Burials on 30th December 2022 Before 10am on Wednesday 28th December 2022
Cremations on 3rd January 2023 Before10am on Friday 30th December 2022 
Burials on 4th January 2023 Before 10am on Thursday 29th December 2022

 

Last Modified: 04/11/2022 15:03:01

Registration Services

Opening Hours by appointment only: Monday to Friday, 9am - 4pm. Saturday 10am - 1pm

Address: The Old Court House
Guildhall
High Street
Kingston upon Thames
KT1 1EU

Telephone: 020 8547 5000

Bereavement Services

Monday - Friday 9am to 5pm If you are unable to get through due to high call volumes please leave a message and we will get back to you as soon as possible

Address: Kingston Cemetery and Crematorium
Bonner Hill Road
Kingston upon Thames
KT1 3EZ

Telephone: 02085475717