Italy bereavement: death abroad

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



Includes information on:

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

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

Published 22 September 2015
Last updated 14 April 2022 + show all updates
  1. broken link edited

  2. New HTML version attachment; 20/02/2020

  3. Updated 3rd January 2018

  4. Updated guidance

  5. Updated bereavement guidance.

  6. The document was updated in September 2016

  7. First published.