Repatriation of Body from Spain
Homeland International has expertise in the repatriation of a body from anywhere in Spain, including the Balearic and Canary islands. Our English speaking team would be happy to assist you. The average repatriation cost from Spain to the UK is £3,500 – £4,500 GBP. Contact us for expert help.
How Body Repatriation from Spain works:
Homeland International provides everything required for the repatriation of your loved one from Spain. Typically, a repatriation usually takes between 5 to 7 days however in certain situations, such as if a coroner or the police are involved, this may extend the time frame slightly. Once in our care, our team will care for the person who has died, complete the embalming which is required for repatriation and prepare the coffin for international transportation back home.
We provide repatriation of remains services from anywhere in Spain and manage all the paperwork including the liaison with the local authorities and airlines. Request a quote from a specific location from us today.
Documentation Required for Repatriation from Spain
- Passport of the deceased person
- Death Certificate
- Homeland International Authorisation Form (this will be sent to you for completion)
- There may be a requirement for additional paperwork from you, we will advise you if anything else is required when starting repatriation arrangements
- Export Certificate
- Freedom from Infection Certificate
- Embalming Certificate
- Funeral Directors Declaration Certificate
- Air Waybill document from airline
- Other local paperwork
Locations in Spain we can repatriate from
We are usually able to arrange flights back to most international destinations from airports in Spain such as Alicante, Barcelona, Lanzarote, Las Palmas, Madrid, Mahon, Malaga, Palma de Mallorca, Seville, Tenerife and Valencia. On arrival back to the destination country, Homeland International can support with the customs clearance at the airport and the transport back to the home town/city. We can arrange repatriation of remains from anywhere in Spain including:
- Balearic Islands
- Canary Islands
- Gran Canaria
- Las Palmas
- Palma de Mallorca
- San Sebastian
Repatriation of Remains from the Balearic Islands
Homeland International support with body repatriation from the Balearic Islands, supporting from Ibiza, Majorca and Menorca. We are usually able to provide a local English speaking representative who can visit you at your hotel or apartment to complete paperwork.
Repatriation can be expensive from the Balearic Islands as the companies there have higher charges than those on the mainland. There is little competition within firms in the Balearic Islands so the costs are often quite high. Once the paperwork is complete by us and the local procedure has been followed, we can fly back to most international destinations.
Repatriation of Remains from the Canary Islands
Homeland International are also able to support body repatriation from the Canary Islands from; Gran Canaria, Fuerteventura, Lanzarote, Las Palmas, Tenerife and anywhere else in the islands too. We have access to providers in all the islands and have been able to negotiate cost competitive prices for repatriation with the airlines also. We are usually able to provide a local English speaking representative who can visit you at your hotel or apartment to complete paperwork.
Once the paperwork is complete by us and the local procedure has been followed, we can fly back to most international destinations.
Please provide us with some information such as where the repatriation is to and from, we can then provide a quotation to you with estimated flight costs based on previous cases.We will confirm full costs once we have received up to date costs from the airlines. You can contact us using one of the methods below: