Funeral Plans

A prepaid funeral plan is a safe and simple way for peace of mind for you and your family. We offer independent way funeral plans through the UK’s largest independent funeral plan provider, Golden Charter. Our plan allows an easy way for you to organise your funeral arrangements with us, specify your wishes and take care of the costs in advance.

The funeral directors services which are guaranteed to be covered as set out in your plan include:-

  • Professional services
  • Removal of deceased within 20 mile radius to funeral home
  • Care of the deceased and use of chapel of rest (excludes embalming)
  • Family viewing during office hours
  • Help and guidance on all funeral arrangement including certification and registration of death documents
  • Traditional furnished coffin
  • Hearse and one limousine funeral vehicles

Third party costs which are not guaranteed and could incur extra charges at time of funeral include:-

  • Crematorium fee
  • Clergy or officiant fee
  • Cemetery fee
  • Purchase of new burial lair
  • Hire of church fee
  • Hire of organist fee
  • Memorial headstone or  ashes casket
  • Floral tributes
  • Newspaper announcements
  • Funeral teas

Once your plan is paid for,the plan is guaranteed to cover the funeral directors services in your plan.

 

Your money is paid into the golden charter trust fund and it is expected that growth and maturity of the trust fund will cover any additional third party costs that may be chargeable at time of need due to inflation and price increases outwith the funeral directors control.

Independent Way Pre-Paid Funeral Plan Features

Cremation

Burial

Professional Services

Professional Services

Professional Services

Removal of deceased within 20 miles of funeral home

Removal of deceased within 20 miles of funeral home

Removal of deceased within 20 miles of funeral home

Traditional furnished coffin

Traditional furnished coffin

Traditional furnished coffin

Family viewing (during office hours)

Family viewing (during office hours)

Family viewing (during office hours)

Cremation fee

Cremation fee

Cremation fee

Burial fee (excluding new lair)

Burial fee (excluding new lair)

Burial fee (excluding new lair)

Hearse and One Limousine

Hearse and One Limousine

Hearse and One Limousine

Care of deceased and use of chapel of rest/rest rooms (excludes embalming)

Care of deceased and use of chapel of rest/rest rooms (excludes embalming)

Care of deceased and use of chapel of rest/rest rooms (excludes embalming)

guidance and help on all funeral arrangements including certification and registration of death documents

guidance and help on all funeral arrangements including certification and registration of death documents

guidance and help on all funeral arrangements including certification and registration of death documents

Independent Way Pre-Paid Funeral Plan Costs

Independent Way Cremation Plan
£3,560.00
Independent Way Burial Plan
£3,312.00

All plans can be tailored to individual requirements when purchasing the plan so that all choices are submitted with the plan paperwork.  This means that family members know exactly what you have requested.