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Puerto Rico - Shipping Requirements


Transport of Human Remains

1. Puerto Rico is a possession of the United States. All requirements for shipping within the U.S. apply but the following documents are requested as well

2. Certified copy of Death certificate

3. Burial/Transit Permit

4. Letter of preparation on funeral home letterhead

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

6. No casket requirement, combo unit is OK