Sources and Information
The payout from your plan can be taken as a cash lump sum if your loved ones tell us that's what they'd prefer.
The life insurance plan which pays for the funeral comes with FSCS protection. FSCS is the Financial Services Compensation Scheme.
Funeral costs – are based on the average of the cost of a burial and the cost of a cremation in the UK. SunLife Cost of Dying Report 2023.
Guaranteed acceptance – is for UK residents aged 50-80.
From £11.37 a month – based on a 50 year old non-smoker choosing a direct cremation funeral option. Rates may change at any time.
From £23.72 - based on a 50 year old non-smoker choosing a traditional funeral option. Rates may change at any time.
For additional verifications please visit the verify page.
Legal and regulatory information
Not all products are available outside of mainland UK, please call us to discuss if you have any queries.
This website contains information on how the SunLife Protected Funeral Payout Plan works. This website does not contain advice, so you need to be satisfied this type of policy meets your needs. If you are unsure and need advice, please visit unbiased.co.uk to find an Independent Financial Adviser in your area (you may have to pay for the financial advice provided).
Phoenix Life Limited is the provider of your policy and trades as SunLife. SunLife limites distributes financial products and services and is a company limited by shares, registered office: 1 Wythall Green Way, Wythall, Birmingham, B47 6WG, United Kingdom (registered in England, No. 05460862). SunLife Limited is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and is entered on the Financial Services Register (registration No. 769427). Dignity Funerals Ltd arranges and provides the funeral services, registered office: 4 King Edwards Court, Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands, B73 6AP (registered in England and Wales, No. 00041598). Dignity Funerals is not undertaking any regulated activities in regards to the Protected Funeral Payout Plan. Dignity Funerals Ltd is a member of the National Association of Funeral Directors.