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In case of death of a family member in South Africa the Embassy can assist

Tree of Life

Counselling and assistance

The Embassy or the consulate can assist with cremation and/or home transport of urn or coffin – or a local funeral. However, the Embassy cannot pay the expenses for cremation, home transport or local funeral.

You should always be insured when travelling abroad. Expenses related to death, local funeral, home transport of urn or coffin to Denmark are extremely high and making sure you have a good insurance before you travel, will give you piece of mind and full coverage should something unforseen happen.