A short term payment if your partner has recently died.
- they died less than 14 weeks ago
- you haven’t re-partnered
- you meet all other rules
In this section
Eligibility & payment rates
You need to meet eligibility requirements to get Bereavement Allowance, and how much you'll get.
Check if you're eligible before you start your claim. How to submit your claim for Bereavement Allowance after your partner’s death.
Managing your payment
Your options and obligations for Bereavement Allowance.
Tools, information and other services we offer.
We have other payments, services and subjects to help you with Bereavement Allowance.