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Compare Funeral Plans

Compare Funeral Plans

If you are considering a pre paid funeral plan then you should compare funeral plans closely and always include the ‘disbursements’ if you can afford to. All of the prices shown in the funeral plan comparison table below include a contribution in the funeral plan costs for disbursements.

The funeral plan provider has researched the funeral plan market to assess how our rates compare to the other major companies. The findings prove that in addition to being one of the industry’s most trusted and recognised funeral plan providers, we’re also the most competitively priced. For more information about Safe Hands funeral plans, call us today on 0800 170 0131 or click here to complete a contact request form.

With so many pre paid funeral plans to choose from how do we know which one is best for us? Surprisingly all of the major funeral plan providers supply very similar funeral plans so in this case price really does matter!! Compare the funeral costs of companies in the UK.

Standard Intermediate Premium
Personal Funeral Plans (Safe Hands)
Funeral Director Fees & Services Guaranteed Guaranteed Guaranteed
Disbursement Allowance
Including Doctors Fees
£1,200 £1,200 £1,200
Total Price £3,355 £3,595 £3,900
Golden Charter
Funeral Director Fees & Services Guaranteed Guaranteed Guaranteed
Disbursement Allowance
£940 £940 £940
Total Price £3,295 £3,650 £3,899
Golden Leaves
Funeral Director Fees & Services Guaranteed Guaranteed Guaranteed
Disbursement Allowance
£940 £940 £940
Total Price £3,105 £3,460 £3,710

Please note: Plans may vary in content, prices correct as of 01/08/2017.

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Services

Direct Cremation

Topaz

Pearl

Sapphire

Ruby

Funeral Director’s fees and services
(inc. care and preparation of the deceased)
Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
A simple, veneered coffin with nameplate Yes Yes Yes Yes
An oak-effect veneered coffin with nameplate Yes
A funeral hearse and bearers Yes Yes Yes Yes
24 hour transfer of the deceased to funeral home / chapel of rest national 25 miles** 25 miles** 25 miles** 25 miles**
Organising the service at the crematorium/cemetery Yes Yes Yes Yes
Family support and guidance provided by the funeral director Yes Yes Yes Yes
Funeral procession from home / funeral home to crematorium or cemetery Yes Yes Yes Yes
Time of funeral agreed mutually between funeral director and family Yes Yes Yes Yes
Visits to chapel of rest permitted at any time, subject to appointment with the funeral director Yes Yes Yes Yes
One following limousine Yes
Two following limousines Yes

Provision towards disbursements/3rd party fees*:
– Cremation fee
(or interment, if burial)
Yes Yes * Yes * Yes *
– Doctor’s fee Yes Yes * Yes * Yes *
– Minister’s fee for the service at the crematorium (or graveside, if burial) Yes * Yes * Yes *
– Service at church or other place of worship
Burial Costs: The funeral director’s costs and services remain exactly the same for both cremation and burial. However, because interment (burial) costs vary enormously according to different local authorities pricing, only when we know where you wish to be buried can we give you a fixed price. To discuss burial in more detail, please call 0800 170 0131 to speak to one of our advisors.
Topaz Pearl Sapphire Ruby
£2,275 £3,355 £3,595 £3,900
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