Funeral Expenses Payment | GOV.UK

What is Funeral Expenses Payment?

If you’re on a low income and need help to pay for a funeral you’re arranging, you may be able to get a Funeral Expenses Payment (also known as Funeral Payment).

If you receive money from the deceased’s estate

Your Funeral Expenses Payment will be deducted from any money you get from the deceased’s estate.

The estate includes any money or property they had but not a house or personal things left to a widow, widower or surviving civil partner.

More information

For more information including what you will get, how to claim and other useful information please go to the web link below.

Who to contact

0800 169 0140 or 0800 169 0286 (textphone) 0800 169 0140 or 0800 169 0286 (textphone)
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