Churchyards have been a focus for our communities for centuries. They are often a haven for wildlife and the Suffolk Wildlife Trust has produced guidance on how to manage your churchyard.
Most churchyards remain open for full burials. Relevant forms and information can be found below.
Churchyard rules | PDF (size and form of headstones). Headstones that fall outside these rules will require a faculty with no guarantee that permission will be given.
Completion Notices | PDF
Dogs in churchyards | PDF
Toilets in churchyards | PDF
Gravespace Letter | DOCX
Gravespace Petition | DOCX
Some PCCs allow individuals to reserve gravespaces. Details on this can be found below.
Please contact the DAC Secretary Charlotte Hodgson for more information.