Proposed Natural Burial Ground - Survey for Local Residents

As you may be aware, there is a proposed development of a natural burial ground on green belt land backing on to Barnet Gate Lane, Arkley, and Mays Lane.  

Click here for more information about the proposed development

Local residents are seeking the views and support of the wider community to oppose this development in order to preserve the openness of the green belt, safeguard its wildlife and prevent additional traffic and congestion in the immediate and surrounding area.  

There are genuine concerns around the viability of the land for use as a burial ground and the precedent it could set for the development of other green belt sites in the area. 


Please take a few moments to complete the survey** below.

**Please note: The information you submit will be treated confidentially. Contact details will only be used to make direct follow-up contact and will not be shared, and responses to questions will only be used in ways which are not personally identifiable.


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Arkley South Fields

Arkley South Fields

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* 1. Do you oppose or support the plan for a natural burial ground on Arkley South Fields? (*Mandatory Field)

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* 2. On what grounds do you take this view?

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* 3. Get Involved!

Our next step is to establish a formal group to represent the views of local people and co-ordinate action and responses on their behalf.

By working together, residents stand a much better chance of campaign success.

Would you like to be a member of the group?

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* 4. Please tick one or more of the following areas you are interested in and/or have skills to contribute

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* 5. Raising Money

Assuming the proposal is submitted to planning, there will be costs involved to a instruct a local planning consultant and later a law firm to identify and address key planning law issues.

A 'fighting fund' will be created to pay for these, and any other costs. The greater the number of residents contributing to the fund, the lower the individual contributions will need to be.

It is unclear at this stage what the exacts costs will be, however the Group will communicate how much is required throughout the duration of the campaign.

Would you be prepared to contribute funds?

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* 6. Any other comments or suggestions?

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* 7. Contact Information

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