International and Domestic Transfers

When a death occurs overseas and your loved one needs to be returned to New Zealand or in the insistance that your loved one needs to be returned overseas, Waters Funerals has the knowledge, experience, and expertise to ensure an expedient transfer and the transport of the deceased.

Waters Funerals are well versed in 'Expatriation of your loved one to be sent Overseas.  They have the mortuary facilities on the premises that would ensure that preparation of the deceased meets with the Health  requirements.  As well as, we can arrange airline flights, documentation, casketing and freighting requirements.  With this, we would be in communication with the Overseas Funeral Home of your choice so that transit will be efficient.

In turn, the Repatriation of your loved one returning to New Zealand. Waters Funerals, on your behalf, can organise with the Overseas Funeral Home all necessary legal documentation required for the transfer, and we keep in constant contact with the airline, and the consulate or embassy until your loved one arrives safely home.  As our Funeral Home is in close proximity to Auckland International Airport we are able to uplift your loved one with expediency and efficiency.  Furthermore, should the funeral service proceed out of Auckland we can help arrange the transfer.