Sweden bereavement: death abroad

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


Deaths in Sweden

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Includes information on:

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

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

Published 23 January 2014
Last updated 12 February 2018 + show all updates
  1. Amended February 2018

  2. new updated version

  3. new updated bereavement information for Sweden

  4. First published.