Bromley Resources

We understand that having to cope with the practicalities following a death can be a daunting and stressful prospect. Below is some useful information for your local area, but do not hesitate to contact us if we can help in any way.

Key Contacts

Crematoriums & Cemeteries

  • Hither Green Crematorium
    Verdant Lane, London, SE6 1TP
    Tel: 020 8314 3210

  • Beckenham Crematorium
    Elmers End Rd, Beckenham BR3 4TD
    Tel: 020 8658 9495

  • Honor Oak Crematorium
    Brockley Way, Brockley, SE4 2LW
    Tel: 020 7525 5600

  • Hither Green Cemetery
    Verdant Lane, Catford, SE6 1JX
    Tel: 020 8314 9630

  • Grove Park Cemetery
    Marvels Lane, Lewisham, SE12 9PU
    Tel: 020 8314 9635

  • Greenwich Public Mortuary
    Miller House, Devonshire Drive, London, SE10 8LP
    Tel: 020 8691 8831

Local Churches & Celebrants

  • St. Augustine's Church
    Grove Park, 336 Barring Road, London, SE12 0DU
    Tel: 020 8857 4941

  • St Luke's Downham
    Northover, Bromley, BR1 5JR
    Tel: 020 3016 5054

  • Good Shepherd Chuch (Catholic)
    79 Moorside Road, Bromley, BR1 5EP
    Tel: 020 8698 1449

  • Celebrant - Sam Gilmore

  • Celebrant - Pauline Richardson

  • Reverend - Nick Walsh

  • Reverend - Gavin Berriman

Other Key Local Contacts

  • Lewisham Registry Office
    368 Lewisham High Street, London, SE13 6LQ
    Tel: 020 8690 2128

  • Bromley Registry Office
    Civic Centre, Stockwell Close, Bromley, BR1 3UH
    Tel: 0300 303 8667

  • Coroner's Office
    2nd Floor, Davis House, Robert Street, Croydon, CR0 1QQ
    Tel: 020 8313 1883

Catering, Flowers, & Venues

Local Caterers

Local Florists

  • Charles Barnard Florist
    Tel: 07950 934436

  • Bloom and Candy
    27 Station Approach, Hayes, Bromley, BR2 7EQ
    Tel: 020 3198 0358

Wake Venues

  • The Bromley Court Hotel
    Bromley Hill, Bromley, BR1 4JD
    Tel: 020 8461 8600

  • The Summerfield Pub
    60 Baring Road, London, SE12 0PS
    Tel: 020 8857 9247

  • The Crown Tavern
    117 Burnt Ash Hill, London, SE12 0AJ
    Tel: 020 8857 6607

Taxis, Trains, & Hotels

Taxi Companies

  • Clover Cars
    Tel: 020 8461 0066

  • Cannon Cars
    Tel: 020 8777 8888

Train Stations

  • Grove Park
    Grove Park, London, SE12 0GD
    Tel: 0800 783 4524

Local Hotels

  • The Bromley Court Hotel
    Bromley Hill, Bromley, BR1 4JD
    Tel: 020 8461 8600

  • Travelodge Bromley
    37 London Road, Bromley, BR1 1DG
    Tel: 0871 559 1856

  • Premier Inn Bromley
    Simpsons Road, Bromley, BR2 0QL
    Tel: 020 3960 3250

Parks, Gardens, & Attractions

Parks & Gardens

  • Chinbrook Meadows
    Mayeswood Road, London, SE12 9RP


  • Intu The Glades Shopping Centre
    64 High Street, Bromley, BR1 1DN

  • Churchill Theatre
    64 High Street, Bromley, BR1 1HA

Local Walks

  • Grove Park Nature Reserve
    Lewisham, London, SE12 0UY

Useful Information

Registering a death that happened in Bromley

When you register the death, you will be asked for:

  • The medical certificate.
  • The deceased person’s medical card.
  • Any benefit books.
  • The deceased person’s marriage certificate, if there is a surviving spouse or civil partner.

You will also be asked for the following information about the deceased person:

  • First name, surname and any maiden name.
  • Date and place of death.
  • Last permanent address.
  • Date and place of birth (a copy of their birth certificate is helpful).
  • Occupation and name/occupation/date of birth of any surviving spouse or civil partner. Details of benefit being claimed, including State and private pension income.

The registrar will issue a death certificate. If the deceased person had financial dealings with a number of organisations including banks, building societies and insurance companies, you may find it useful to obtain additional copies. Many companies will require a certified copy of the death certificate when they are advised of the death.


If you’re struggling, you may find the following websites offer useful resources, advice and support groups for coping with grief and loss.