Funeral Aid Scheme
The funeral cover is granted without proof of insurability. The package consists for the following benefits:
* There is no maximum number of children that may be covered.
Maximum entry age
All cover ceases
whichever occurs first.
Sanlam must be notified of a claim for the benefit within 6 (six) months after the death of the principal member or family member.
The benefit is payable within 48 (forty-eight) hours of receipt of the final supporting documentation.
Claim documents required
Completed and signed claim form and the following supporting documents:
Additional (to the above) in the case of a qualifying spouse:
Additional (to the above) in the case of a qualifying child:
We recognise the importance of assisting family members during a time of loss. The Burial Repatriation Benefit is a service that allows for the transport of the deceased member’s body back home to the final funeral home closest to their place of burial in South Africa, if the death occurred far from his/her home.
This is a free service, available at the death of the member.
The service includes
* Subject to limitation
The member’s next of kin can access this benefit, either by themselves or via the member’s employer, by calling our 24-our specialised call centre on 086 0004 080. Calls can be answered in any one of the official South African languages.
The information required to process the claim: