Today more and more people are planning their own or helping a loved one plan their funeral in advance. This can reduce the emotional worry and anxiety for loved ones and takes the uncertainty out of the process of making funeral arrangements at the time of bereavement, when a family is deeply distressed.
Thinking about a funeral is never easy, but planning ahead can bring real peace of mind for you and your family. We will discuss your wishes and requirements and provide a solution to meet your needs with either a Pre-Arrangement or a Pre-Payment Plan.
More and more people are choosing to pre-arrange their funeral to reduce the emotional worry and anxiety for loved ones. Some of the other benefits include:
- Put financial provision in place in advance
- Make your funeral wishes known and discuss them with your family
- Select your funeral director
- You can tailor your plan to suit your preferences and include any special wishes
- Ensure your family have access to expert help and advice at a difficult time
- No upper age limit
- No complicated medical forms to complete
We will discuss and document your wishes in full, keep them on file until they are needed and provide both you and your next of kin with a copy. All payments would be made at the time of the funeral, by your family or from your estate in the usual way. You will have the peace of mind that your wishes have been made known.
Pre Payment Plan
About our pre-paid funeral plans
Planning ahead for your funeral is one of the most thoughtful and caring things you can do. Some people never get round to discussing funeral wishes with their loved ones, which can lead to all sorts of worry and anxiety when the time comes.
Taking out a funeral plan is a simple and straightforward way to remove this worry, and it can provide real financial benefits too. Some of the other benefits include:
- Pre-arrange the details of your funeral and include any special wishes
- Make financial provision for your funeral
- Choose your funeral director in advance
- Ensure your family has access to expert help and advice at a difficult time
What’s more, there are no complicated medical forms to complete.
Our plans cover our costs (as specified in the plan paperwork) as long as we carry out the funeral and your requirements don’t change. You can also make a contribution towards third party costs, such as the cremation fees. These costs are outside of our control.
For more information, please download our funeral plans brochure.
We aim to provide outstanding financial security for your money. All funeral plan pre-payments are held securely in individual whole of life assurance policies for your peace of mind.
Backed by a trusted, national provider
Our funeral plans are provided by Ecclesiastical Planning Services Limited, which is part of a specialist, UK-based financial services group.
Flexible payment options
You can choose to pay for your funeral plan by lump sum or in instalments. There is an additional cost for paying over two or more years and eligibility criteria applies.
Terms and Conditions apply to funeral plans – please ask us if you have any questions.
We are an Appointed Representative of Ecclesiastical Planning Services Limited Reg. No. 2644860, registered in England at Benefact House, 2000 Pioneer Avenue, Gloucester Business Park, Brockworth, Gloucester, GL3 4AW, UK, which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Firm Reference Number 958152. The Financial Conduct Authority regulates pre-paid funeral plans only.