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Requirements for shipment of deceased

The body of the deceased should be embalmed and placed within a wooden casket, which in turn is to be put in a hermetically sealed outer shipping box.
 
The shipment must be accompanied by:
 
  • a death certificate / legalized with Apostille from the Department of state of the state of issuing/,
 
  • certificate of embalming and
 
  • a document certifying that the deceased had not had contagious diseases.
 
If the body has already been cremated the urn with the cremated remains must be accompanied by:
 
  • a death certificate /legalized with Apostille from the Department of state of the state of issuing/, and
 
  •  a certificate of cremation.