If a remigration benefit claimant dies

If the person who receives a remigration benefit dies, the remigration benefit will stop.

If the claimant dies before they were meant to leave the Netherlands

If a person claims a remigration benefit but dies before a decision is taken on the claim, we will stop processing the claim. If the deceased had a partner, we will check whether the partner can get a remigration benefit.

If the claimant dies after they left the Netherlands

If the person who receives a remigration benefit dies, what happens to the benefit will depend on whether they were living alone or with a partner.