Funeral Support Payment

Last updated: 22/12/2021

Funeral Support Payment is money to help pay for the costs of a funeral or cremation. It can help pay for the cost of the funeral of an adult, a child or a still born baby born after 24 weeks of pregnancy.

Who can get Funeral Support Payment?

You may get Funeral Support Payment if the person who died lived in the UK and the funeral is taking, or has taken, place in the UK. You must also be getting certain benefits.

For more information and how to apply see Help to pay for a funeral