CemeteriesBurials can take place in three of our cemeteries - Roselawn, Dundonald and Belfast City Cemetery
Roselawn is currently the only cemetery with new burial plots available.
There are no new grave plots available in either Dundonald or Belfast City Cemetery, but burials can still take place in existing graves.
Cremations are conducted at City of Belfast Crematorium
- Arranging a burial - includes information about booking a burial in one of our cemeteries
- Arranging a cremation
- Balmoral Cemetery
- Clifton Street Graveyard
- Friar's Bush Graveyard
- Knock Burial Ground
- Shankill Graveyard
Please note that we do not look after, or hold records for, Milltown Cemetery or Knockbreda Cemetery. For more information, call Milltown Cemetery on 028 9061 3972 or Knockbreda Cemetery on 028 9049 4500.
Burial recordsYou can look up burial records online using our search facility.
The service allows you to search for burial records in Belfast from 1869 onwards. Around 360,000 records are available relating to Belfast City Cemetery, Roselawn Cemetery and Dundonald Cemetery.
Visiting our cemeteriesVisit our cemeteries and discover their fascinating heritage, as well as the wealth of wildlife that resides amongst our headstones, memorials, hedgerows and mature trees.
- Download Cemeteries of Belfast booklet (PDF - 1.87MB)
Changes to dog controlWe are proposing new dog control orders. One proposal is to exclude dogs from cemeteries, children’s playgrounds, playing fields and pitches. We want to hear your views on these proposals.
LocationUse the map below to view the location of each of our cemeteries.
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More informationCall our Cemeteries and Crematorium Central Office, located in Belfast City Hall, on 028 9027 0296 if you have a query about our cemeteries.
It is open from 8.30am to 5pm (Monday to Thursday) and 8.30am to 4.30pm (Friday).
Opening hours may vary during public holidays.