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Choose from any of the Sanlam Funeral Plans to suit you and your family, or buy simple and affordable Funeral cover online now.
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More about the benefits you can choose:
This benefit provides a pay-out if someone you have covered on your policy dies. This could be your spouse, your children, your parents, your wider/extended family.
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Premium Paid-up pays premiums on clients' behalf when the life assured reaches a certain age.
Burial Repatriation Benefit
Provides transport for the deceased from a funeral home to a place of burial of choice – anywhere in South Africa. If needed it also pays for a family member to travel with the deceased and covers overnight accommodation.
Unemployment and Pregnancy Payment Holiday
If you become pregnant or unemployed, you can apply to keep your policy active for up to 12 months and not pay premiums. Your cover will be limited during this time. You can start paying again before the 12 months end. When you start paying your premium again you will still enjoy the same benefits as when your benefit started.
To keep up with the rising cost of living, you can choose to increase your premium every year to increase your cover.
Temporary Premium Support Benefit – Death
If the policyholder dies before the policy anniversary after their 65th birthday the lives assured covered as at the date of death of the policyholder will continue to be covered without the payment of any premium for 6 months.
Cash Back Benefit
A cash back benefit will be paid out to the Policyholder for each 3-year period from the Policy Issue Date if the policy is active.
This benefit offers transport for the deceased from a funeral home to a place of burial of choice – anywhere in South Africa. It also pays for a family member to travel with the deceased and covers overnight accommodation if needed.
If you become pregnant or unemployed, you can apply to keep your policy active for up to 12 months and not pay premiums. You can start paying again before the 12 months
expire and still enjoy the same benefits as when your benefit started.
No More Premiums Benefit
These benefits can be claimed on your death or physical impairment. If certain conditions are met, your premiums will continue to be paid and all your loved ones who are covered by your funeral plan will still be covered.
Double Accident Benefit
If anyone covered by the policy dies in an accident this benefit will pay an amount equal to the Funeral Cover amount.
If you or your spose die this benefit will pay a R1 000 for six months to help your beneficiaries with family expenses.
This benefit provides transport for the deceased from a funeral home to a place of burial of choice – anywhere in South Africa. It also pays for a family member to travel with the deceased and covers overnight accommodation if needed.
These benefits can be claimed on death, physical impairment, retirement or retrenchment. If certain conditions are met, your premiums will continue to be paid and all your loved ones who are covered by your funeral plan will still be covered.
Pays an amount equal to the Funeral Cover amount if one of the people covered by the policy dies in an accident.
If anyone covered by your policy dies this benefit will pay an amount of R10 000 to help you honour the memory of a loved one in a fitting way, for example a tombstone. This amount is paid with the rest of the funeral claim.
If you or your spouse die this benefit will pay R1 000 for six months to help your beneficiaries with family expenses.
Pays R1 000 towards living expenses for six months if you or your spouse dies.
If you would like to take out a funeral policy, you can select the ‘call me’ or ‘buy now’ options on our website. If you select ‘call me’, a consultant will contact you to discuss the next steps. If you would like to buy online funeral cover, you can select the ‘buy now’ option to complete the full process online.
Please note, due to the lockdown, our financial advisers are using WhatsApp, SMS and calls to support you in a safe manner.
The full advice process will be followed via the WhatsApp platform to ensure your needs are met. If you are interested in a new policy or have showed interest in taking out a new policy, one of our financial advisers will reach out to you. If you have any questions, please contact our call centre on 0861235433.
Yes, you can get policy support, follow up on claims, complete policy servicing forms or get your tax certificate via our WhatsApp service. Our consultants are available should you need any help. Simply WhatsApp 0861235433 from Monday – Friday between 8am – 5pm.
To claim, we will need these documents: