Spain bereavement: death abroad

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



Includes information on:

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

See also coping with death abroad.

Published 2 June 2014
Last updated 12 November 2019 + show all updates
  1. Updated pack November 2019

  2. Updated July 2018

  3. Amended December 2017

  4. First published.