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Transport of remains to lebanon


* For more information please call the Embassy

(Amal)  (613)236-5825 Ext.226, Civil@LebanonEmbassy.ca

(Hani)  (613)236-5825 Ext.240, Rep@LebanonEmbassy.ca



Transfer of Remains


1- The death must be registered at the Embassy. (Refer to Death registration).


2- Contact a local funeral home to help provide the following documents:


  1. Original death certificate, issued by the Canadian government.

  2. Certificate for shipment of body outside the province.

  3.  Burial permit.

  4. Letter of non-contagious diseases issued by an authorized health institution in the city.

  5. Letter of embalming.

  6. Letter of sealed casket.

  7. Original Lebanese Passport of the deceased, with three photocopies of the first three pages.

  8. Lebanese ID of the deceased 'Ikhraj Kayd'.

  9. A 2 way return airway bill with account #


This formality is free of charge.


* One additional photocopy of all of the above mentioned documents is required.






Lebanese Associations and Institutions in Canada


Embassy of Lebanon

640 Lyon Street

Ottawa, ON K1S 3Z5

Contact us

Phone: + (1) 613-236-5825

Fax: + (1) 613-232-1609

Email: info@LebanonEmbassy.ca

Embassy Business Hours

Monday to Friday

8:30am - 3:00pm

Consular Business Hours

Monday to Friday

9:00am - 2:00pm


Embassy is closed on Canadian and Lebanese Official Holidays