Zambia: bereavement information

Information to assist those bereaved following the death of a British national in Zambia.



Includes information on:

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

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

Published 2 March 2016
Last updated 3 March 2021 + show all updates
  1. Guidance has been reviewed and updated with the most up to date information.

  2. New information published on how to deal with the death of a loved one in Zambia.

  3. First published.