Body & Ashes Repatriation Spain
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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. An Apostille stamp, necessary to officially authenticate a death certificate, is required for it to be recognized in any of the countries that participate in the 1961 Hague Convention. Both a copy and the original death certificate are required for repatriation.
The deceased passport would be required.Both the original and copies of the 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.
It is essential that the consignee is a funeral director who possesses an appropriate funeral vehicle for transportation.
Embassy authorization is mandatory for permits, mortuary passports, and other documentation. You would be required to communicate with the embassy in person. It is mandatory by the Spaniards embassy/consulates that the coffin must be sealed and viewed by the member of authority.
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.
Spain to England
Spain to Wales
Spain to R. Ireland
Spain to Scotland
Spain to N. Ireland
England to Spain
Wales to Spain
R. Ireland to Spain
To Scotland Spain
N. Ireland to Spain
The presence of British or Irish people in Spain is relatively significant due to its popularity as a retirement destination, holiday spot, and work opportunities in sectors like tourism, education, and real estate. Many British or Irish expatriates choose to live in Spain for its pleasant climate, cultural experiences, and lifestyle. They contribute to the local economy, engage in various industries, and add to the multicultural fabric of Spanish society.
What happens when Spaniards die in the UK or Ireland?
Why repatriate a body/ashes back to Spain?
Please be aware that repatriating a body to Spain, usually requires the deceased to be an citizen or originate from Spain.
How can we help repatriate a body to Spain?
How can we help repatriate Ashes to Spain?
Each airline, including Iberia (Via Iag Cargo), Air Europa, Iberia, Volotea, Vueling Airlines, 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 Spain.
Please note while we can transport your ashes to Spain, it is important to note that scattering ashes in a public place is not permitted by law in Spain.
To guarantee a seamless passage and avoid any potential complications during the repatriation of ashes to Spain, contact us today.
Do you cater to religions & beliefs when repatriating to Spain?
How long does it take to repatriate a Body or Ashes to Spain?
Ashes Repatriation: Can take only days to arrange, plus the flight time between UK/Ireland and Spain which is approximately 2 - 4 hours.
Delays can occur for both ashes and body repatriation to Spain 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 12 October as this Spain National Day.
How much does it cost to repatriate a body to Spain?
How much does it cost to repatriate Ashes to Spain?
The contact details for the Embassy of Spain
39 Chesham Place SW1X 8SB