Iraq bereavement: death abroad

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



Includes information on:

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

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

Published 19 January 2017
Last updated 23 July 2021 + show all updates
  1. Reviewed and updated document in full.

  2. Updated Iraq Bereavement Information Pack

  3. First published.