Certification of documents for transportation of remains of deceased persons to Uganda

1.Certification is done free of charge. Processing time is 2 working days.

2.The following original documents are required for certification:

  • A Signed letter of request for certification from a responsible person e.g. A relative, an employer etc
  • The Passport of the deceased.
  • A Death certificate.
  • A Certificate of Embalming.
  • A Burial permit from the local authority where the deceased person resided.
  • A certificate of no contagious diseases.

3.The transporting airline will advise the applicant on an appropriate casket.

4.Mailed documents should be accompanied by a prepaid self addressed return envelope.