If a person dies in Turkey the death needs to be reported to the local police or Jandarma within 24hours and recorded at either your native countries Consulate or Civil Registry office. Only residents of Turkey for at least 6 months need to record a death at the local Civil Registry office. In Turkey there are separate cemeteries and undertaker services for each of the major faiths of religion; cremation is not offered in Turkey only burials.
For more information contact your nearest Embassy.

Tags: None