• Golden Charter Funeral Plans

    The simple way to secure peace of mind

    As an added benefit, a Will for you, a family member or a friend is included with every plan.

  • Golden Rule No. 1

    More Reassuring

    We are the UK's largest funeral plan provider

  • Golden Rule No. 2

    Trusted Provider

    Over 400,000 people have already trusted us to take care of their funeral arrangements

  • Golden Rule No. 3

    Local Expertise

    We work with over 3,300 funeral directors – more than any other provider

  • Golden Rule No. 4

    More Secure

    Plan holder funds are held separately and safeguarded within the Golden Charter Trust.

The UK’s Leading Funeral Plan Provider

Explore what's available in each of the plans below and buy online.

Will included

Base

Base plan includes

The Base Plan is our lowest priced option that offers basic cover at an affordable price
  • The funeral director's services
  • Hearse to a local cemetery or crematorium
  • Simple coffin
  • Flexible payment options or pay in full
  • Please note, our plans don't cover the purchase of a burial plot

This plan doesn't include an allowance for any essential third party costs, such as fees for cremation or burial, doctor's certificates and fees for the clergy or officiant.  These costs will require to be paid at the time of the funeral.

Will included

Standard

Standard plan includes

A plan which is affordable but also includes an allowance towards third party costs.
  • The funeral director's services
  • Hearse to a local cemetery or crematorium
  • Simple coffin
  • An allowance of £1,100 towards essential third party costs
  • Flexible payment options or pay in full
  • Please note, our plans don't cover the purchase of a burial plot
Will included

Select

Select plan includes

A funeral plan that goes a little bit further, the Select Plan provides the same cover as the Standard Plan but includes a limousine and a high quality coffin.
  • The funeral director's services
  • Hearse to a local cemetery or crematorium
  • One limousine
  • High quality coffin
  • An allowance of £1,100 towards essential third party costs
  • Family viewing during office hours
  • Flexible payment options or pay in full
  • Please note, our plans don't cover the purchase of a burial plot
Will included

Premier

Premier plan includes

Our most comprehensive option, this Plan includes two limousines and a superior coffin, often chosen for burials.
  • The funeral directors services
  • Hearse to a local cemetery or crematorium
  • Two limousines
  • Superior coffin
  • An allowance of £1,100 towards essential third party costs
  • Family viewing during office hours
  • Flexible payment options or pay in full
  • Please note, our plans don't cover the purchase of a burial plot
 

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About Us

We are the UK’s biggest funeral plan specialist. With over 400 staff and many years of experience in helping people with funeral arrangements and related legal matters, Golden Charter are the people to talk to when you’re planning ahead and considering the various options.

Golden Charter works in partnership with the people who understand your needs best – independent funeral directors. Our network of operators is extensive giving you the freedom to choose the best service provider for your requirements.

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