You must obtain permission from the landowner before scattering any cremated remains.
You cannot scatter remains within cemetery grounds as graves are owned by individual families.
On local authority managed areas, you should contact the Manager of that Department who will advise you regarding any regulations which apply.
If permission is granted, you should consider the following points:
|Location||Contact/Managed by||Telephone number|
|Buccleuch Gardens||Parks Section||020 8891 1411|
|Terrace Gardens, Richmond Hill||Parks Section||020 8891 1411|
|Richmond Park||Parks Superintendent||020 8948 3209|
|Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew||Development Officer||020 8332 3248|
|The River Thames||Port of London Authority||01474 562200|
Updated: 2 October 2014