- Certified Australian
- Embalming Certificate by
a qualified licensed embalmer
- Statutory Declaration of
the manner that the casket is sealed, wrapped and prepared for air
Certificate by a qualified Medical Practitioner or Coroner
- 2 copies of the Death
- Certificate stating the
coffin is hermetically sealed
- Before the remains can be
removed from the aircraft, the Medical Officer’s approval needs to be gained and they need to be advised
prior to arrival.
- Cremated remains can be
sent as cargo or with a passenger depending in the airline’s rules.
- An import permit is to be
obtained. To apply for it certified copies of the death certificate
and cremation certificate are required. This application is to be
made through the Ministry of Health, Senior Medical Officer of Health, 5 Marescaux Road, Kingston
5. There is a fee for this service.