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
Who can get it
You need to meet eligibility requirements and claim within a certain time to get Bereavement Allowance.
How much you get
The amount of Bereavement Allowance you get and how long you get it depends on your situation.
How to claim
Complete the following steps to claim Bereavement Allowance. Before you start, check if you can get it.
How to manage your payment
Your options and obligations for Bereavement Allowance.
What other resources are available
Tools, information and other services available if you get Bereavement Allowance.
What information relates
We have other payments, services and subjects to help you with Bereavement Allowance.