About us

About us

A part of Jølstad funeral homes

Jølstad International is a designated team within Jølstad funeral homes that handles all repatriation work for private families, other funeral homes, and corporate clients.

Jølstad funeral homes was founded in 1956 by Odd Borgar Jølstad. Fourth generation of the Jølstad family are still involved in the daily operations of the company. We are known for our quality products and high level of service.

Our team working with Repatriation

We are one of Norway’s largest and most respected funeral services companies with over 40 branches throughout Norway. We assist approximately 6000 families a year.

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Offices and airports

We have offices and partners located all over Norway near the largest airports.

Our accreditation and network of support

Our company is an accredited member of several funeral services organizations in Europe and abroad, including NFDA (National Funeral Directors Association), EFFS (European Federation of Funeral Services) and FIAT-IFTA (The World Organization of Funeral Operatives).

Our company frequently holds training workshops for other funeral services companies.


We have a large network of national and international partners and have expertise in both local funeral services and international repatriation. Our own certified thanatologists have advanced training in caring for the deceased.

We are here to assist you. We have on-call staff available to assist 24 hours.