Information regarding the practical arrangements you will need to make in the case of a death in Greece is provided by the British Embassy Athens. Other Nationalities can obtain help from their relevant Embassy or Consulate.
Standard procedures, repatriation, local burials, inquests. Read more
This page focuses on the problems, feelings and reactions we are most likely to experience during serious illness and after the death of a loved one. This can be hard enough when we are in our own native country surrounded by the people we love and care for. So how much harder can it be when we are in a foreign country away from this emotional, physical and practical support? Read more
Wills There has often been discussion on Living in Crete, and other forums, about how to deal with inheritance when the deceased is a foreign national but has property in Greece. Many different opinions have been expressed, often by different lawyers, and there has never really been a clear answer as to the best way to proceed. I thought it might be useful to people if I described my experience. By Warwick Gibbons Read More
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