Netherlands Worldwide

Transporting a deceased person from the Netherlands

Do you want to transport a deceased person to a location outside the Netherlands? This is called repatriation (repatriëring). In the event of a of death in the Netherlands, contact the funeral director and the insurer of the deceased. You can also arrange transport to outside the Netherlands yourself. In that case, contact the deceased's municipality.

Find out about how this works in your (future) place of residence.

Last updated on 26 September 2022