Guidance

China bereavement: death abroad

Information to help the family and friends of British nationals who have died in China.

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Bereavement in China

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Bereavement in China (Chinese)

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Details

Includes information on:

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

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

Published 3 July 2015
Last updated 29 October 2018 + show all updates
  1. Updated bereavement information for China - removed reference to consular assistance provided in Chongqing.
  2. Updated
  3. Updated
  4. First published.