Body & Ashes Repatriation Australia
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How it works
1. Collect your loved one
2. Logistics & Care
3. Transported home
The Funeral Directors Declaration confirms that the preparation and reparations process has been carried out in accordance with the required standards.
Out of country certificate which is a government official document allowing the body to leave the country.
The Death Certificate & Cause of Death is required. If for any reason the death certificate is unattainable, then Permision needed by Commonwealth Human Biosecurity Officer (HBO) would be needed.
The deceased passport would be required.
Embalming is required which temporarily preserves a body to delay decomposition while transporting the body over long distances. If for any reason the body is unable to be embalmed - Import Permit must be obtained from a medical officer of health in the Dept. of Community Services and Health who has a delegation under Quarantine Proclamation 141G. Such approval should be obtained through the Department of Agriculture and Water Resources (DAWR).
Free From Infection (FFI) certificate confirms that there was no epidemic of infectious disease for three months preceding the death.
A repatriation coffin is required.
It is essential that the consignee is a funeral director who possesses an appropriate funeral vehicle for transportation.
Funeral Directors Declaration to validate the contents of the URN during the transportation across borders.
We will need to obtain the cremation certificate from you (this is provided by the crematorium).
The death certificate will be required.
A sealed URN would be require for transportation.
Australia to England
Australia to Wales
Australia to R. Ireland
Australia to Scotland
Australia to N. Ireland
England to Australia
Wales to Australia
R. Ireland to Australia
To Scotland Australia
N. Ireland to Australia
The presence of British or Irish people in Australia is significant due to historical ties and migration patterns. Many British or Irish citizens have immigrated to Australia for various reasons, such as work, education, or lifestyle opportunities. They contribute to the local economy, engage in various industries, and add to the multicultural fabric of Australian society.
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What happens when Australians die in the UK or Ireland?
Why repatriate a body/ashes back to Australia?
Please be aware that repatriating a body to Australia, usually requires the deceased to be an citizen or originate from Australia.
How can we help repatriate a body to Australia?
How can we help repatriate Ashes to Australia?
Each airline, including Qantas Freight Cargo, Jetstar Airways, Qantas, Regional Express, tigerair Australia, Virgin Australia, enforces its own specific rules and regulations regarding the transportation of ashes. Hence why we stay up-to-date with these airline policies to ensure compliance and smooth handling of the repatriation process between the UK/Ireland and Australia.
In addition to our services, our Australia repatriation specialists can offer valuable recommendations for the best places to scatter ashes: Bondi Beach in Sydney is an iconic location with its golden sands and vibrant atmosphere. It can be a meaningful place to scatter ashes, providing a sense of connection to Australia's coastal beauty.
To guarantee a seamless passage and avoid any potential complications during the repatriation of ashes to Australia, contact us today.
Do you cater to religions & beliefs when repatriating to Australia?
How long does it take to repatriate a Body or Ashes to Australia?
Ashes Repatriation: Can take only days to arrange, plus the flight time between UK/Ireland and Australia which is approximately 23 - 25 hours.
Delays can occur for both ashes and body repatriation to Australia due to the flight delays, family disputes, non-natural causes of death and more. Although not common, delays can occur due to limited staff, governing authorities and embassies on 26 January as this Australia Australia Day.
How much does it cost to repatriate a body to Australia?
How much does it cost to repatriate Ashes to Australia?
The contact details for the Australian High Commission
Australia House Strand WC2B 4LA