Guidance

Switzerland and Liechtenstein bereavement: death abroad

Information to help the family and friends of British nationals who have died in Switzerland or Liechtenstein.

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Includes information on:

  • what to do when someone dies in Switzerland or Liechtenstein
  • burial and cremation
  • returning bodies to the UK (repatriation)

See also what to do when someone dies: death abroad.

Published 28 June 2018
Last updated 19 July 2018 + show all updates
  1. updated attachment
  2. Updated document
  3. First published.
  4. Updated as of 24 April 2015.
  5. new document for dealing with bereavement after a British national dies in Switzerland or Liechtenstein