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Bereavement Allowance - What is Bereavement Allowance?

Find out more about Bereavement Allowance.

What is Bereavement Allowance?

Bereavement Allowance is a weekly benefit for widows, widowers, or surviving civil partners.

Applies to: England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland

Age rules: You must be 45 or over but below state pension age

Type of benefit: Non means tested

Taxable: Yes

Administered by: JobCentre Plus


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