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Lithuania - Shipping 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 from County or State Health Department

6. Permit to bury remains in Lithuania (obtained from local authorities in Lithuania)

8. Funeral home letter stating: 1) only remains are inside the casket 2) flight itinerary; 3) consignee's name, address, and telephone number;

9. Hermetically sealed casket

10. All wood shipping container with zinc liner

11. No consul inspection of remains is required

12. No consul fee (all expenses on mailing and travel must be compensated)

Transport of Cremated Remains

1. All the same documentation must be adjusted for cremation

2. Real urn with a metal lined wood box