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Repatriation of mortal remains

Free repatriation of mortal remains

The family or loved ones of the member will not be burdened with the repatriation of mortal remains cost.Should death occur away from home Thom Knight & Co is our service provider and will make all the arrangement with your family or loved ones to repatriate your mortal remains.

Repatriation is arranged when the deceased's body is more than 100km from their place of residence, within South Africa and neighbouring countries e.g. Lesotho, Namibia, Mozambique etc. including international repatriations. All the arrangements to transport mortal remains as requested by the family are managed and special care is taken to consider particular customs and beliefs. The benefit also includes the assistance with the necessary documentation and co-ordination with the authorities to transport the deceased's mortal remains back to the normal area of residence. Please note this is not a funeral cover or plan and the emphasis of this benefit is on covering the repatriation cost.

Contact - 0860 102 493