Repatriation of Body to the Philippines

Homeland International support with repatriation of remains all over the world, 24-hours a day, 7-days a week, 365-days a year. Our close-knit team are highly experienced in body repatriation to the Philippines. With our knowledge of repatriation assistance built upon decades of experience combined with our relationships with airline companies and embassies we can assure you are in safe hands when arranging a repatriation to the Philippines.

Our team organises reparations to the Philippines on a daily basis, giving us access to discounted rates that we have negotiated with the embassy in London.

How body repatriation to the Philippines works:

At Homeland International we provide everything required for the repatriation of remains to the Philippines. Typically, repatriation usually takes between 7 to 10 days, however in certain situations such as if a coroner is 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.

Estimate of Costs

Our Professional Fees
Local Removal (within M25) *
Care of the Deceased Person and International Embalming
Coffin Suitable for Repatriation **
Coffin Preparation
Free from Infection Certificate
Transportation to the Airport
Flight to Philippines ***
Embassy Visit and Fees
*We are able to collect the deceased person from anywhere in the UK and will provide an additional cost for collection outside of London.
**We are able to provide a basic metal casket for an additional £500.00
***Estimate based on 150KG to Manila, actual costing to be provided before repatriation.
Total Cost


Documents Required for Repatriation of Remains to the Philippines

Documents for you to provide to Homeland International

  • Passport of the deceased person
  • Two Death Certificates
  • Homeland International Authorisation Form (this will be sent to you for completion)

Documents which Homeland International will obtain

  • Out of England Certificate
  • Freedom from Infection Certificate
  • Embalming Certificate
  • Funeral Directors Declaration Certificate
  • Air Waybill document from airline
  • Embassy Permit (Mortuary Certificate)

Airports we can fly to in the Philippines

We are usually able to arrange repatriation of remains to most international airports in the Philippines and on arrival it is usually the company or person appointed by the family who will collect.

If, however, you require a recommendation or assistance with services in the Philippines then we have reliable contacts willing to assist. Airports we are usually able to repatriate to in the Philippines are:

  • Bacolod
  • Cebu
  • General Santos
  • Iloilo, Kalibo
  • Laoag
  • Luzon Island Clark Field
  • Manila Ninoy Aquino International Zamboanga

Request Quotation

Please provide us with some information such as where the repatriation is to and from so we can provide a quotation to you. You can contact us using one of the methods below:


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