The Memorial Centre

Repatriations and Local Funerals


 Memorial Brochure

 Special Offer Memorials

 Funeral Arrangements

 Basic/Simple Funerals

 Repatriation Service

 Casket Range

 Coffin Range

 Wicker Basket Coffin

 Contact Details

 Memorial Renovation

 General Information

For International Repatriation

UK Operations Centre
London Biggin Hill Airport
TN16 3YN
+44 (0)30 3455 0305

For Funeral Directors London
Also with Memorial Showrooms

Mears Family Funerals
3 Southend Lane
London SE6 3AB
Tel: 0208 719 0910

Mears Family Funerals
54A Widmore Road
Tel: 0208 719 0917


For Funeral Directors Cheshire
Also with Memorial Showrooms

Mears and Jackson
40-42 High Street
Cheshire WA7 1AW
Tel: 01928 611 611

Mears and Jackson
West Cemetery Lodge
Warrington Cemetery
Manchester Road
Cheshire WA1 3BG
Tel: 01925 507 077


Mears Repatriation - Repatriation of the Deceased or Human remains.
Wholly owned and run by Steven Mears Dip FD

 General Information  Repatriation Services  Additional Fees
 Extra Services  Airport Collection & Delivery  Airfreight Rates

As specialist with over twenty years experience in the repatriation of the deceased to all destinations Mears Repatriation will act in a speedy and efficient manor. Once you have decided to entrust your requirement to our company you will be looked after by one named member of our staff throughout. Click on the relevant destination below for full costs and full details. If the destination is not shown click on the banner above for more information. In both cases you will be taken to the website.

Dedicated web pages for some destinations :-


Repatriation to Albania
Repatriation to Australia
Repatriation to Azerbaijan
Repatriation to Bangladesh
Repatriation to Barbados
Repatriation to Bosnia Herzegovina
Repatriation to Bulgaria
Repatriation to Cameroon
Repatriation to Cayman Island
Repatriation to Cote D'Lvoire
Repatriation to Cyprus
Repatriation to Eire / Ireland
Repatriation to Ethiopia
Repatriation to Egypt
Repatriation to Finland
Repatriation to France
Repatriation to Ghana
Repatriation to Greece
Repatriation to Greece, Island of Koz
Repatriation to Grenada
Repatriation to Guyana
Repatriation to Hong Kong
Repatriation to Hungary
Repatriation to India
Repatriation to Iran
Repatriation to Iraq
Repatriation to Ireland
Repatriation to Italy
Repatriation to Ivory Coast
Repatriation to Jamaica
Repatriation to Kenya
Repatriation to Latvia
Repatriation to Lebanon
Repatriation to Lithuania
Repatriation to Malawi
Repatriation to Malta
Repatriation to Nigeria
Repatriation to Northern Ireland
Repatriation to Pakistan
Repatriation to Philippines
Repatriation to Poland
Repatriation to Romania
Repatriation to Sierra Leone
Repatriation to Spain
Repatriation to Sri Lanka
Repatriation to Thailand
Repatriation to Trinidad & Tobago
Repatriation to Tunisia
Repatriation to Turkey
Repatriation to Uganda
Repatriation to Uzbekistan
Repatriation to United States of America USA
Repatriation to Zambia
Repatriation to Zimbabwe


  • Full International Repatriation services to and from any country in the world
    • Advice on all Repatriation documentation and coffin requirements for:
      1. UK authorities All Embassies & Consulates
        • All major airlines
      • Documentation delivery service for Embassies & Consulates in London.
        • Regulations differ from Country to Country and we are only to please to advise you on specific requirements for the required destination.
          • Translation services for official documents, i.e. death certificates, invoices & reports. We alleviate any language problems often associated with probate when death occurs abroad.
            • Freight booking services and airway bill production.
              • Collection and delivery service throughout the UK 24 hrs per day, 7 days week.
                • Unsealing the repatriation coffin and removing the metal lining.
                  • A range of coffins conforming to international shipping regulations (zinc lined, air-trays, Italian and French coffins).
                    • Urns suitable for international transit including zinc lining of traditional wooden urns.
                      • Embalming services suitable for all cases going to tropical climates.


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The Prices for our Repatriation services are fully itemised.
You can take advantage of any part of the services you wish.
Following is a breakdown of some of the typical services we provide to funeral directors and private clients all over the world

Repatriation Services - Inclusive price for a simple repatriation from the UK to another Country

Veneered zinc lined coffin with all our services


International Embalming


Air tray and/or Hessian for coffin

£ 65.00

Transfer to London Airport

£ 60.00

Total cost of the repatriation - excluding freight charge





Or with an American Metal Casket instead of a coffin, choice of Silver, Gold, Ebony, Emerald and Grey tone Casket.

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This is the zinc lined coffin used for our simple repatriation.

Additional Fees

Visit to Embassy with documents & coffin


Visit to Embassy with documents only

£ 75.00

Local Working Hours Removal within 25 miles - (No charge if we are carrying out the repatriation)

£ 60.00

Excess mileage / mile

£ 1.50

Local Church Service prior to the Repatriation - Hearse only and Funeral Staff. Hearse direct to Church for service.


Limousine to convey mourners from private address to Church Service for two hours.

From £250.00

Official documents and Embassy Fees

at cost

Specialised embalming to allow for the repatriation of those deceased with any condition of a contagious nature. At our sole discretion.
From £250.00

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Extra Services

Foreign and Commonwealth office service

From £170.00

Translation services Translations from German, Spanish and French

From £ 65.00

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Collection from London Airports to meet the incoming Coffin or Casket

Professional fee


Tel/fax charges

£ 15.00

Transfer from a London Airport

£ 150.00

Customs/handling - (Estimated)

£ 60.00

Unsealing coffin & removing metal lining




Custody of the Deceased at our Mortuary Facility if we are not conducting the Funeral Arrangements in the UK, price per 24hr period.

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Our comprehensive repatriation service accommodates all religious denominations. We understand the requirements & regulations for the shipment of human remains.

We are recognised by the majority of the Consulates & Embassies in London. We have in depth knowledge of their customs, permits, and coffin regulations that need to be adhered to.

We care for the next of kin and relatives during their short stay in London to register the death and provide Chapels of Rest if required. We assist the relatives at the airport, ensuring they check in on time and take them through passport control making sure they are safely on the plane. We also ensure the airport chapel is made available to them.

Special Flat Rates For Airfreight
This is just a sample. If you do not see the destination you require please telephone for a cost - 020 3455 0305  (UK office hours)
Our rates are inclusive of air transportation up to 150 kg, UK Customs entry, transportation documentation and airline security handling.
Please see for updated prices














Leeds / Bradford




Paris (Charles De Gaulle)







Hong Kong




St. Lucia

New York - EWR/JFK


Los Angeles


San Francisco

Washington or Boston


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