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When we lose a loved one, it is one of the most traumatic events in our lives. Especially when it happens in a place away from home.

We understand the importance of assisting family members during a time of loss.

With our network of franchises throughout South Africa and with representation in all 9 provinces Martins Funerals will arrange transportation of your loved one where the need arises.

  • We are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days.
  • We guarantee the transport of the deceased to their final resting place.
  • We assist with all the legal documentation (required by law) to make the necessary funeral arrangements such as the death certificate etc.


  • If you have sadly lost a loved one in death but would like their final resting place to be somewhere abroad, we can help you to arrange this.
  • Repatriation services are something that we specialise in, it is a service where we arrange global transportation of the remains of the deceased body/ashes back home.
  • We repatriate via road or air to neighbouring countries like Zimbabwe, Lesotho, Swaziland, Botswana, Namibia or Mozambique.
  • We also assist families do the importing of mortal remains to South Africa.
  • We obtain all the legal documentation (required by law), certificates and permits as well as embalming that is required before the repatriation can take place.
  • We have 25 years of experience in the industry, so we know exactly what procedures, requirements and legislation need to be considered.
  • You can be sure of us to arrange for the safe delivery of the remains of your loved one whether abroad or back to South Africa.

    Contact Us

    Should you need help with a Repatriation, complete the form below or call us on
    0860 911 777

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