Authentication of Documents

Requirements for Transportation of a Deceased Body

  1. Proof that the deceased person was a Kenyan e.g. Original Passport, Birth Certificate.
  2. Locally issued burial and/or transit permit.
  3. Certified copy of the Death Certificate.
  4. A letter from the local health authority certifying that the deceased did not die of contagious disease.
  5. A metal hermetically sealable casket is recommended.
  6. A letter from the Director of funeral home stating how the body was embalmed.
  7. Telephone number if available of Next of Kin or friends in Kenya.