Rules applicable in the case of death

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Rules applicable in the case of death, including rules on the repatriation of remains to another Member State

The federal states are responsible for funeral law and therefore also the rules on the transport and transfer of a body. Involving an undertaker is recommended.

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Federal Ministry of the Interior, Building and Community

Last update or date of publication
27.08.2020