Body & Ashes Repatriation Switzerland
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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.
The deceased passport would be required.
Free From Infection (FFI) certificate confirms that there was no epidemic of infectious disease for three months preceding the death. However, if the deceased dies of a disease or is infected the following rules apply - If death caused by plague, cholera, smallpox or typhus Exanthematic Permit will not be issued earlier than 1 year after decease.
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.
Switzerland to England
Switzerland to Wales
Switzerland to R. Ireland
Switzerland to Scotland
Switzerland to N. Ireland
England to Switzerland
Wales to Switzerland
R. Ireland to Switzerland
To Scotland Switzerland
N. Ireland to Switzerland
The presence of British or Irish people in Switzerland is relatively significant due to its reputation as a global financial and business hub, as well as its scenic beauty and quality of life. Many British or Irish expatriates choose to live in Switzerland for work opportunities in sectors such as banking, finance, pharmaceuticals, and international organizations. They contribute to the country's economy, engage in research and development, and add to the multicultural fabric of Swiss society.
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What happens when Swiss die in the UK or Ireland?
Why repatriate a body/ashes back to Switzerland?
Please be aware that repatriating a body to Switzerland, usually requires the deceased to be an citizen or originate from Switzerland.
How can we help repatriate a body to Switzerland?
How can we help repatriate Ashes to Switzerland?
Each airline, including Edelweiss Air, Helvetic Airways, SWISS International Air Lines, 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 Switzerland.
In addition to our services, our Switzerland repatriation specialists can offer valuable recommendations for the best places to scatter ashes: The breathtaking landscapes of the Swiss Alps, such as the Jungfrau region or Lake Lucerne, provide awe-inspiring mountain views and a tranquil environment for scattering ashes in Switzerland.
To guarantee a seamless passage and avoid any potential complications during the repatriation of ashes to Switzerland, contact us today.
Do you cater to religions & beliefs when repatriating to Switzerland?
How long does it take to repatriate a Body or Ashes to Switzerland?
Ashes Repatriation: Can take only days to arrange, plus the flight time between UK/Ireland and Switzerland which is approximately 1 - 3 hours.
Delays can occur for both ashes and body repatriation to Switzerland 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 1 August as this Switzerland National Day.
How much does it cost to repatriate a body to Switzerland?
How much does it cost to repatriate Ashes to Switzerland?
The contact details for the Embassy of Switzerland
16 -18 Montagu Place W1H 2BQ