Free Funeral Benefits For Policy Holders

Available to policyholders whose policies are in force and a comprehensive funeral is conducted by AVBOB Funeral Service.

  • 15 % Discount on funeral services (maximum R4000) for every life insured under the policy – in force for less than 6 months & death due to natural causes.
  • R4000 Discount on funeral services + free transport of deceased in RSA for every life insured under the policy – in force for less than 6 months & death due to unnatural causes (accident).
  • R4000 Discount on funeral services + free transport of deceased in RSA for every life insured under the policy – in force more than 6 months but less than 24 months.
  • A Free Basic Funeral to value of R 10 550.00 + Free Transport of deceased in RSA for every life insured under the policy + Instant cash of R2000 paid within 12-24 hours after the funeral arrangements have been made – in force for more than 24 months.

BASIC FUNERAL

BURIAL

  • A free ‘A’ type coffin
  • The use of a hearse(Cat B)
  • The arrangement conference and all the¬†funeral arrangements
  • The execution of the funeral
  • The use of our mortuary and cooling services
  • The collection of the deceased and¬†transportation to the mortuary
  • Preparation of the deceased and coffining
  • Assistance with the completion of all official documents
  • A R25O contribution to a funeral notice in a newspaper
  • The use of our lowering device
  • A graveside tent and 10 chairs

CREMATION

  • A free “A” type coffin
  • The use of a hearse
  • The arrangement conference and all the funeral arragements
  • The execution of the funeral
  • The use of our mortuary and cooling services
  • The collection of the deceased and coffining
  • Assistance with the completion of all official documents
  • AR250 contribution to a funeral notice in a newspaper
  • Ash coffin

The following products and services are available at an additional cost and may be covered from the proceeds of the policy/policies.

  • A more expensive casket
  • An exclusive hearse
  • Church fees
  • Flowers – Fresh and/or artificial
  • Cremation fees / Grave Cost
  • Doctor’s fees (where applicable)
  • Printed programmes
  • Registration of death
  • Catering costs
  • Any other additional service required for the funeral

SPECIAL BONUS

  • 15% bonus on the sum insured of the main life payable to the beneficiary when the main life passes away if the policy is older than 24 months
  • The bonus can be converted into a retrenchment benefit covering 6 month premiums (forced retrenchment)
  • 9.7% bonus on the balance in your savings plan will be added to the balance in your investment account once-off on the 1 July 2016 that becomes payable when the policy matures