Body & Ashes Repatriation Sri Lanka
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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. 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.
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 Lining Certificate.
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.
Translation of documents would be required into the following language(s) English
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 Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka to England
Sri Lanka to Wales
Sri Lanka to R. Ireland
Sri Lanka to Scotland
Sri Lanka to N. Ireland
From Sri Lanka
England to Sri Lanka
Wales to Sri Lanka
R. Ireland to Sri Lanka
To Scotland Sri Lanka
N. Ireland to Sri Lanka
The presence of British or Irish people in Sri Lanka is relatively significant due to its popularity as a tourist destination, retirement spot, and work opportunities in sectors like hospitality, education, and development projects. Many British or Irish expatriates choose to live in Sri Lanka for its tropical climate, natural beauty, and cultural experiences. They contribute to the local economy, engage in various industries, and enjoy the unique lifestyle of the island nation.
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What happens when Sri Lankans die in the UK or Ireland?
Why repatriate a body/ashes back to Sri Lanka?
Please be aware that repatriating a body to Sri Lanka, usually requires the deceased to be an citizen or originate from Sri Lanka.
How can we help repatriate a body to Sri Lanka?
How can we help repatriate Ashes to Sri Lanka?
Each airline, including SriLankan 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 Sri Lanka.
In addition to our services, our Sri Lanka repatriation specialists can offer valuable recommendations for the best places to scatter ashes: The peaceful beaches of Unawatuna, with their golden sands and clear waters, offer a serene and idyllic location for scattering ashes in Sri Lanka, allowing for a connection with the beauty of the Indian Ocean.
To guarantee a seamless passage and avoid any potential complications during the repatriation of ashes to Sri Lanka, contact us today.
Do you cater to religions & beliefs when repatriating to Sri Lanka?
How long does it take to repatriate a Body or Ashes to Sri Lanka?
Ashes Repatriation: Can take only days to arrange, plus the flight time between UK/Ireland and Sri Lanka which is approximately 11 - 13 hours.
Delays can occur for both ashes and body repatriation to Sri Lanka 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 4 February as this Sri Lanka Independence Day.
How much does it cost to repatriate a body to Sri Lanka?
How much does it cost to repatriate Ashes to Sri Lanka?
The contact details for the High Commission of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka
13 Hyde Park Gardens W2 2LU