Guidance

Death abroad through murder or manslaughter

Information for relatives or friends of British people who have died abroad through murder or manslaughter.

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This page provides information for relatives or friends of British people who have died abroad through murder or manslaughter. It sets out what you need to do, some important information you need to know, and how the Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office (FCDO) can help you. It supplements general information on coping with death abroad, and country specific information.

Published 19 August 2016
Last updated 6 October 2020 + show all updates
  1. Guidance reviewed and updated with more information on topics including coping with bereavement, covering expenses through insurance and dealing with media interest.

  2. First published.