Body & Ashes Repatriation New Zealand
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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.
The deceased passport would be required.
Embalming is required which temporarily preserves a body to delay decomposition while transporting the body over long distances.
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. The Coffin requirements - Hermetically sealed certificate & Zinc/Lead/Bronze/Steel Lining Certificate.
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.
To New Zealand
New Zealand to England
New Zealand to Wales
New Zealand to R. Ireland
New Zealand to Scotland
New Zealand to N. Ireland
From New Zealand
England to New Zealand
Wales to New Zealand
R. Ireland to New Zealand
To Scotland New Zealand
N. Ireland to New Zealand
The presence of British or Irish people in New Zealand is significant due to migration, education, and tourism. Many British or Irish individuals choose to live in New Zealand for its high quality of life, outdoor recreational opportunities, and natural beauty. They contribute to the local economy, engage in cultural exchange, and appreciate the diverse landscapes, Maori culture, and friendly Kiwi hospitality of New Zealand.
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What happens when New Zealanders die in the UK or Ireland?
Why repatriate a body/ashes back to New Zealand?
Please be aware that repatriating a body to New Zealand, usually requires the deceased to be an citizen or originate from New Zealand.
How can we help repatriate a body to New Zealand?
How can we help repatriate Ashes to New Zealand?
Each airline, including Air New Zealand Cargo, Air New Zealand, 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 New Zealand.
In addition to our services, our New Zealand repatriation specialists can offer valuable recommendations for the best places to scatter ashes: The breathtaking Milford Sound, with its towering waterfalls and dramatic fjords, provides a unique and awe-inspiring location for scattering ashes in New Zealand, surrounded by the natural wonders of Fiordland National Park.
To guarantee a seamless passage and avoid any potential complications during the repatriation of ashes to New Zealand, contact us today.
Do you cater to religions & beliefs when repatriating to New Zealand?
How long does it take to repatriate a Body or Ashes to New Zealand?
Ashes Repatriation: Can take only days to arrange, plus the flight time between UK/Ireland and New Zealand which is approximately 23 - 25 hours.
Delays can occur for both ashes and body repatriation to New Zealand 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 6 February as this New Zealand Waitangi Day.
How much does it cost to repatriate a body to New Zealand?
How much does it cost to repatriate Ashes to New Zealand?
The contact details for the New Zealand High Commission
80 Haymarket, St. James's, London, SW1Y 4TQ