Funeral Plan
Providing for a dignified burial

Funeral Plan

Dignity and respect

Peace-of-mind

Cover immediate and extended family

Day to day benefits

  • Emergency medical treatment and transport
  • Access to a comprehensive network of Doctors, Optometrists and Dentists
  • Access to psychological counseling in the event of a death

HIV/Aids benefits

  • 24-hour HIV/Aids Helpline 365 days a year
  • Post and pre testing counselling and guidance
  • Medical assistance on accidental HIV exposure

Funeral benefits

  • Six months free cover following the death of the main policy holder
  • Assist with burial arrangments
  • Trauma Counselling for bereaved
  • Discounted rates from partner funeral parlours as well as from Netflorist and SA Florist
  • Medical Discount coupons from Medirite Pharmacies

Member only options

R10 000 benefit for R40.00 per month

R30 000 benefit for R95.00 per month

R50 000 benefit for R130.00 per month

Policyholder Memorial benefit of:

R10 000 - R3 000

R30 000 - R5 000

R50 000 - R5 000

Family Funeral Plan

  • Available to everyone with Standard bank customers getting a free grocery benefit of R1 200 a month for 6 months
  • Policyholder Memorial benefit of R3 000 (Available to Standard Bank Customers Only)
  • Cover the main insured and spouse for R10 000 at a monthly premium of R85 for Standard Bank customers and R87 for non SBSA customers
  • Children under the age of 4 get R2 500 cover. Children aged 4 - 13 get R4 000 cover. Children aged 14 - 24 are covered for R6 000
  • Extended family per person added (maximum of 6) is R6 000 at R45 p/p

Funeral Plan

  • Available to Standard Bank customers only
  • Cover the main insured and spouse for R30 000 at a monthly premium of R188 or get R50 000 cover for R289 per month.
  • Children under the age of 4 get cover of either R7 500 or R10 000. Children aged 4 - 13 get R10 000 cover. Children aged 14 - 24 get either R15 000 or R20 000 cover
  • Extended family per person added (maximum of 6) get either R10 000 cover at R83p/p or R15 000 at R120p/p
  • Main insured free grocery benefits of either R1 500 a month for 12 months or R2 000 a month for 12 months
  • Policyholder Memorial benefit of R5 000.

Funeral Plan Lite

  • Available to Standard Bank customers only
  • Monthly premium of **R44 for R7 000 cover for main insured and spouse
  • Children under the age of 4 get R1 250 cover.
    Children aged 4 - 13 get R2 000 cover.
    Children aged 14 - 24 are covered for R3 000.
  • Main Insured free grocery benefit of R800 a month for 6 months

Exclusions

  • Cover up to 5 children and one spouse
  • Cover is limited to a maximum of two policies subject to a maximum of R50 000 for the main insured and spouse
  • Children have a R20 000 maximum benefit and extended family members R12 000.

How to submit a claim

Step 1

Submit a claim

A claim must be submitted within 12 months of the death of the insured person.

Step 2

Terms & conditions

Your claim will be processed when Liberty Group is sure that:
  • the claim is valid;
  • the right person will be paid; and
  • you correctly filled in the ages and other important information on the application form.

Step 3

Approved claim

Approved claims are paid within 48 hours after all the correct documents have been received.

Step 4

Proof of relationship

In the event of the death of the policy holder or any member insured, a proof of the relationship to the person making the claim and the policy holder or member is required.

What you'll need:

  • Death certificate (BI-15) - Certified
  • Certified copy of the identity/birth certificate of the deceased
  • Certified copy of the identity of the claimant
  • Marriage certificate/proof of relationship
  • BI-1663 (notification of registration of death)
  • Burial order
  • Additional documents may be required and the claim may be referred to forensic investigation where discrepancies are picked up resulting in delays in processing the claim
Standard Bank Insurance Brokers (Pty) Ltd (“SBIB”) is an authorised financial services provider FSP 224. SBIB is a group company of The Standard Bank of South Africa Limited (Reg. No. 1962/000738/06), an authorised financial services and registered credit provider (NCRCP15). Moving Forward is a trademark of The Standard Bank of South Africa Limited.