Repatriation of deceased individuals to Egypt

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Who are we? & What do we do?

AIM Funeral Services & Repatriation is a funeral and repatriation company that has been in existence for 10 years with headquarters in Munich, specializing in the repatriation of remains to Egypt and all countries worldwide. With our good contacts with foreign embassies, we also have the ability to repatriate individuals who have passed away abroad back to Germany. We work very successfully worldwide with over 900 companies. We offer you complete support and handling in the event of a death, which would then need to be repatriated to Egypt.

Our expertise and years of experience in the field of repatriation of remains to Egypt will make you feel very safe and well-advised in our hands.

How do you commission us?

You can conveniently commission us online by simply printing out, filling out, and emailing our order form

You can also easily take a photo of the order form with your smartphone and send it to us via WhatsApp.

What documents are required for repatriating the deceased to Egypt?

The following documents are required for repatriating the deceased to Egypt.

  • Identification of the deceased and the Australian identification card

  • Details (name and telephone number) of the recipient in Australia, or the details of the accompanying person.

All other documents such as birth certificate for singles, marriage certificate for married, death certificate of the spouse for widowed, etc., are only required for the final death certificate and can be conveniently submitted to the competent registry office after the repatriation of the deceased.

In case of missing documents, a provisional death certificate will be issued by the registry office, which allows the remains to be repatriated to Egypt without any problems.


How much does repatriation of a deceased to Egypt cost?

The total costs for repatriating remains to Egypt vary and depend on the following factors.

  • Place of death (travel costs)

  • Airline freight costs (depending on the weight of the deceased)

  • Incidental fees at the hospital, registry office, cemetery, forensic medicine, etc.

To provide you with a more accurate quote for repatriation of a deceased to Egypt, we ask you to provide us with precise information about the death.


What services and fees are included in these costs?

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  • collection of the deceased from the place of death and subsequent transfer to us.

  • We have the option to store the deceased in our refrigerated cells.

  • hygienic care of the deceased.

  • Conducting the necessary preservation or embalming with formalin including cosmetic restoration (thanatopraxy).

  • We provide basic hygiene care, dressing (including own clothing if desired), lawful casketing.

  • Lawful repatriation coffin with zinc insert, which is hermetically sealed. Including pillow and blanket.

  • Administrative fees and booking of the flight to Egypt.

  • Issuance of an international death certificate by the competent registry office.

  • The mortuary pass from the Department of Public Order.

  • Submission of German burial documents to the Australian consulate.

  • the Egyptian mortuary pass

  • handling of all formalities and visits to authorities

  • Packaging of the coffin with stretch film according to international regulations

  • transfer to the airport

  • freight costs of the forwarding agent for transport to the destination airport in Egypt (up to a body weight of about 80 kg) with an airline of our choice. We are also happy to provide a recommendation for a suitable funeral director in Egypt.

  • Our fixed price does not decrease if individual services are not used.

If different or additional services are desired from our offer, this is possible at any time for an additional charge.

What is the process?

  1. Fill out our order form and email it to us along with the required documents and information.

  2. Wait until we have completed all necessary documents and tasks, and we will contact you.

  3. You will receive all important documents and information such as AWB air waybill, flight details, photos, etc.

  4. The deceased will be properly delivered to the airport and handed over to the freight forwarding company.


Which airports do we repatri ate the deceased to in Egypt?

Every international airport is able to accept corpses and is therefore accessible by air.

In Egypt, these include the following airports, for example.

  • Cairo ]Egypt) ...
  • Alexandria (]Egypt) ...

How long does it take for the deceased to arrive in Egypt?

Usually, the smooth repatriation of a deceased person to Egypt takes between 3-5 working days.


What are the costs for repatriation from Egypt to Germany?


If a death occurs in Egypt, it is possible for us to cooperate with our partners on site to repatriate the deceased to Germany. This is often associated with very high costs, so it is always advisable to take out travel health insurance.

The total costs are made up of the costs of the undertaker in Egypt, any outstanding treatment costs from the hospital in Egypt, and our services up to the desired airport or cemetery.


Will I always be kept up to date on the progress of the processing?

Yes, we always carry out the repatriation of the deceased to Egypt in close consultation with you, so that you are always up to date. If you do not want this, please let us know in good time.


We are always available to you and are your experienced, reliable and competent partner in the event of repatriation of a deceased to Egypt.