Repatriation

Repatriation services are required when a loved one passes away overseas. We understand that these circumstances can further complicate the processes involved when arranging a funeral. V A Peterson Funeral Services in Cwmbran, Gwent, have many years of experience in reuniting families through our international repatriation services. Our services are efficient and discreet and we aim to make the process as stress-free as possible for our clients.

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Our repatriation services

We offer comprehensive repatriation services to the communities of Cwmbran and surrounding areas of Gwent. Let us deal with getting your loved one home, leaving you to focus on funeral plans. Our dedicated team coordinate with international funeral directors and other relevant organisations that are involved when a person dies abroad. Our main concern is to ensure that your loved one is returned home swiftly and safely.

Flexible service

People deal with death in different ways. Some relatives will want to be as involved as they possibly can in terms of helping with arrangements, whereas others will prefer us to deal with all aspects. Our sensitive team of undertakers will respect your wishes and are here to offer a flexible service and support you as much or as little as you like.

What does our service cover?

Our international repatriation services will get your loved one home with as little disruption to you as possible. The services we provide include liaising with international organisations such as international embassies, foreign funeral directors and local authorities. In addition, we assist with document processing and travel arrangements. 

To make things as stress-free as possible we offer many additional services, such as concierge services and assistance with booking travel arrangements for the designated consignee. It should be noted that in order to complete the repatriation process, a family member or the funeral director must be present at the specified arrival airport.

Repatriation documentation

We will require the following documentation to ensure the repatriation process is dealt with efficiently. Documentation includes:

  • Current passport of the deceased
  • Two copies of the death certificate
  • Confirmation of the designated consignee

Contact V A Peterson

If a family or friend has died abroad and you need help in bringing them home, do not hesitate to contact us on 01633 483127. We offer an efficient, dignified and discreet service.