Rother District Council manages two cemeteries within the district that are open for burials. These are at Turkey Road, Bexhill and Rye Hill, Rye.

There is currently no provision for cremation in Rother. The nearest crematoria are situated in Hastings, Wealden, Eastbourne and Tunbridge Wells and are managed by the relevant authorities in those areas.

Rother can provide for interment of ashes within its cemeteries at Rye and Bexhill following cremation.

If you have any additional questions or queries please contact the Cemeteries Officer on (01424) 787523 or email:

Other cemeteries are available in the Rother District, independently managed by their own town and parish councils.  Please see details below:

Battle Town Council


For Northiam please contact

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