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Bereavement Allowance - How much Bereavement Allowance will I get?

Find out more about Bereavement Allowance.

How much Bereavement Allowance will I get?

How much Bereavement Allowance you could get depends on how old you were when your husband, wife or civil partner died.

The weekly rates are:
•    45 years old - £34.11 
•    46 years old - £42.07
•    47 years old - £50.03 
•    48 years old - £57.99 
•    49 years old - £65.95
•    50 years old - £73.91 
•    51 years old - £81.86 
•    52 years old - £89.82 
•    53 years old - £97.78 
•    54 years old - £105.74 
•    55 years old to State Pension age - £113.70


The rate of Bereavement Allowance may be reduced if your late husband, wife or civil partner did not pay enough national insurance contributions.

Updated April 2017

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