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Cuba - Shipping Requirements

Requirements:

Transport of Human Remains

1. Certified copy of Death certificate

2. Burial/Transit Permit

3. Passport of decedent

4. Embalmer's affidavit

5. Letter of non-contagious disease

6. Funeral home letter stating:

• Only the remains are inside the casket;

• Flight itinerary;

• Consignee's name, address, and telephone number;

• Name, address, and telephone number of a funeral home in Cuba;

• Cemetery name and location

7. All documents must be translated into Spanish

8. Casket - no restrictions

9. Air Tray

10. Consulate fees: $342.00 (Est.)

Transport of Cremated Remains

1. Urn Hermetically Sealed in Wood Box

2. Certified copy of Death Certificate which has been legalized by the Cuban Interest Section

 

Consulates:http://www.cubadiplomatica.cu/sicw/EN/ConsularServices.aspx

Website: http://embacu.cubaminrex.cu/Default.aspx?tabid=1025