For over 25 years we’ve helped more than 85,000 people feel reassured their funeral is planned and paid for

With over 3,000 reviews, Avalon are rated 5 star Excellent by consumers using the Trustpilot* website. 

Our pre-paid plans give you total peace of mind – thanks to the Avalon Promise, we can still cover the costs even if you pass away before you’ve finished paying for your plan. We’re the only provider that works with independent Funeral Directors and offers this kind of security.

We work with a network of over 1,800 local, independent Funeral Directors across the UK and Europe. When you buy an Avalon plan, you can rest assured that your money is safe in a secure, independently-managed Trust. 

We also provide expat funeral plans in Spain, Cyprus and Portugal, protecting your loved ones from the costs and complications of planning a funeral abroad.

We think we’re different to other funeral plan companies. We consider the important things that you might not have thought about yet when planning your funeral and go the extra mile to help you and your loved ones when you need it most.

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# Paid over a 15 year term the illustrated monthly instalment costs shown assume the plan has been purchased by a 50-year-old using a £100 deposit

If you pass away before your plan is fully paid we can cover the cost with the Avalon Promise

 

If you choose to pay for your funeral plan over two or more years, you’ll receive the Avalon Promise. This means that if you pass away before your plan is fully paid, Avalon will still provide all the services included in your plan.

  • The only plan provider that works with local, independent Funeral Directors and offers this level of security

  • Peace of mind for you and your family

  • The Avalon Promise comes into effect when your plan has been in place for 12 months for a UK plan

  • Your family can focus on celebrating your life, instead of worrying about the cost of your funeral

 

Find more information about the Avalon Promise. 

Full Avalon Promise terms, conditions and exclusions can be found in the plan Terms and Conditions

Frequently Asked Questions

Everyone has their own questions about funeral plans that they’d like reassurance on. Here are some of the questions we get asked most often, and the answers to them.

Have Avalon applied for FCA Regulation?

Avalon Funeral Plans have applied for FCA regulation which comes into effect on the 29th of July 2022.

If you have any questions or concerns about this process or your funeral plan, please contact us on 0161 486 2020 and a member of our team will be happy to help you.

What is a funeral plan?

Quite simply, a funeral plan lets you choose the type of funeral you want and – most importantly – pay for it in advance.

Fix the cost at today's prices and protect you and your loved ones from any potential rises in funeral costs.

Help take away the stress and worry of arranging your funeral at a time which is already emotional for your family.

Why do I need a funeral plan?

Arranging and paying for your funeral in advance will help you to do the right thing by both you and your family. We’ll help you to arrange all the essentials, so that your loved ones don’t have to.

Making your arrangements today ensures that you fix your costs at today's prices and helps protect your family from any potential rising funeral costs.

Why should I choose Avalon?

Avalon is a leading provider of Funeral Plans, established for over 25 years with over 85,000 customers all happy in the knowledge that their funeral is all planned and paid for.

Voted the UK's Best Funeral Plan Provider 3 years running and rated excellent on Trustpilot with over 3,000 customer reviews.

Will my money be secure?

Funeral Plans are our passion and our specialism.

You can relax knowing that your money is held securely and managed in an independent trust.

Have Avalon applied for FCA Regulation?
What is a funeral plan?
Why do I need a funeral plan?
Why should I choose Avalon?
Will my money be secure?

Avalon Funeral Plans have applied for FCA regulation which comes into effect on the 29th of July 2022.

If you have any questions or concerns about this process or your funeral plan, please contact us on 0161 486 2020 and a member of our team will be happy to help you.

Tell me more...

Quite simply, a funeral plan lets you choose the type of funeral you want and – most importantly – pay for it in advance.

Fix the cost at today's prices and protect you and your loved ones from any potential rises in funeral costs.

Help take away the stress and worry of arranging your funeral at a time which is already emotional for your family.

Tell me more...

Arranging and paying for your funeral in advance will help you to do the right thing by both you and your family. We’ll help you to arrange all the essentials, so that your loved ones don’t have to.

Making your arrangements today ensures that you fix your costs at today's prices and helps protect your family from any potential rising funeral costs.

Tell me more...

Avalon is a leading provider of Funeral Plans, established for over 25 years with over 85,000 customers all happy in the knowledge that their funeral is all planned and paid for.

Voted the UK's Best Funeral Plan Provider 3 years running and rated excellent on Trustpilot with over 3,000 customer reviews.

Tell me more...

Funeral Plans are our passion and our specialism.

You can relax knowing that your money is held securely and managed in an independent trust.

Tell me more...

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Why choose Avalon

Award Winning Plan Provider

We’re officially the UK's Best Funeral Plan Provider for three years running, after thousands of people voted at the Personal Finance Awards.

Peace of mind with the Avalon Promise

If you pass away before your plan is fully paid we can cover the cost with the Avalon Promise.

Rated excellent by our customers on Trustpilot

We have over 3,000 reviews on Trustpilot and are rated 'Excellent' by our customers. For over 25 years we’ve helped over 85,000 people feel reassured their funeral is planned and paid for.

Safe and secure

Your money is kept in an independent Trust.

Local Funeral Directors

We work with over 1,800 local, independent Funeral Directors – that’s more than the Co-op (1,079) or Dignity (1,200) which means you can feel reassured you and your family will have support close by.

The Details

# Instalment Illustration: The £17.76 monthly instalment example is for our Cremation Only plan priced at £1895 and purchased by a 50-year-old with a £100.00 deposit over a 15-year term at a total cost of £3,295.10.

You can choose to spread the cost of your plan over 2-15 years dependent on age eligibility. A charge of 5.2% is included in the basic plan cost after the deposit amount is deducted. You can choose to pay over 12 months with no additional charge.

A maximum age limit applies to the Plan Purchaser when paying by instalments. The instalment option is available to anyone when the plan is paid for in full before the purchaser's 90th birthday.

† If you are aged between 18 and 77 years of age you can choose to pay for your funeral plan by instalments over a term of 2 or more years and benefit from the added security of the Avalon Promise. In any event, your plan must have been fully paid by no later than your 80th birthday. Cover commences after 12 months for applicable plans. Full Avalon Promise terms, conditions and exclusions can be found in the plan Terms and Conditions

*Avalon is rated 5 star Excellent by consumers using the Trustpilot review website scoring 4.8. We are the highest performing funeral plan provider with more than 1000 consumer reviews reflecting a mature Trust Score. Not all funeral plan providers participate in Trustpilot.