Fix the key costs of your funeral at today’s prices with a prepaid funeral plan for total peace of mind

Choose your perfect funeral plan with Avalon, the UK’s most trusted funeral plan provider.

Our range of flexible funeral plans lets you choose how you want to be remembered. Prices start from only £1,895 or £17.76 a month, so, if funeral costs do continue to rise, you can feel happy that you’ve potentially saved your loved ones thousands of pounds.

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

  • Comes into effect after your plan has been in place for 12 months

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

 

Terms and Conditions apply. See our T&Cs.

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Avalon is rated ‘Excellent’ on Trustpilot. We've been established for over 25 years with over 70,000 customers all happy in the knowledge that their funerals are planned and paid for.

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You can buy an Avalon plan over the phone, online, or from the comfort of your own home

 

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Frequently Asked Questions

Why should I choose a prepaid funeral plan?

The cost of a funeral is rising, up from an average of £1,920 in 2004 to £4,078 in 2018. Our market analysis suggests this could rise to more than £12,000 in 15 years’ time.

Funeral costs can add extra pressure at an already difficult time, with some families having to find extra financial help or compromise on the type of funeral their loved one wanted.

By choosing a funeral plan with Avalon, you can take control of the cost of your funeral and fix essential costs at today’s prices. An Avalon prepaid funeral plan can potentially save you and your loved ones thousands of pounds in the future.

How can I pay for my funeral plan?

When you buy an Avalon funeral plan, you can pay in a lump sum or with flexible payment options, ensuring you can find a plan that’s affordable for you.

You can spread the cost through regular monthly payments over up to 10 years, depending on your age. Regardless of how much funeral costs rise over that period, your monthly payments will not increase.

And with the Avalon Promise, we can still cover everything that’s included in your plan, even if you pass away before your monthly payments are completed. That means your loved ones won’t have to worry about outstanding payments. Terms and conditions apply.

To buy your Avalon funeral plan, speak to one of our friendly advisors on 0800 014 9112 or buy online safely and securely.

What does my plan include?

Your plan guarantees the Funeral Director’s services at no extra cost to you or your next of kin, providing your plan is fully paid and the funeral is carried out by the Funeral Director allocated by Avalon. Your plan also includes an allowance towards the disbursements cost. The Funeral Director and the disbursements allowance are stated on your plan certificate. Your plan will also include any additional services you’ve selected and have made payment for or are making payments for.

If you purchased a plan with a Fixed Monthly Payment (insurance policy) your payments must be up to date and you must have had your plan for a minimum period of 2 years to use the plan.

What happens if I die before all my instalment payments have been made?

For extra peace of mind, if you choose to pay for your funeral plan by instalments over two or more years, you can benefit from our Avalon Promise. It means that if you die before all your instalments have been made, Avalon can cover the costs of all the services included in your chosen plan.

If you’ve bought a Balmoral, Highgrove or Windsor Way funeral plan, or a Build Your Own plan online, on or after 1st January 2019 in the UK, and you’ve chosen to pay over two years or more, you’ll benefit from the Avalon Promise. The Avalon Promise comes into effect when your plan has been in place for 12 months.

If your plan is not covered by the Avalon Promise and you die before all instalments have been paid, your representative will have two options. They can either pay the outstanding balance before the funeral, or cancel the plan in writing and we will return all payments, less a cancellation fee of £395 for standard plans or £95 for our Cremation Only plan.

Find out more about the Avalon Promise.

Will my money be secure?

Funeral Plans are our passion and our specialism, we are registered with the Funeral Planning Authority, which exists to protect your interests, so you can relax knowing that your money is held securely and managed independently.

Why should I choose a prepaid funeral plan?
How can I pay for my funeral plan?
What does my plan include?
What happens if I die before all my instalment payments have been made?
Will my money be secure?

The cost of a funeral is rising, up from an average of £1,920 in 2004 to £4,078 in 2018. Our market analysis suggests this could rise to more than £12,000 in 15 years’ time.

Funeral costs can add extra pressure at an already difficult time, with some families having to find extra financial help or compromise on the type of funeral their loved one wanted.

By choosing a funeral plan with Avalon, you can take control of the cost of your funeral and fix essential costs at today’s prices. An Avalon prepaid funeral plan can potentially save you and your loved ones thousands of pounds in the future.

When you buy an Avalon funeral plan, you can pay in a lump sum or with flexible payment options, ensuring you can find a plan that’s affordable for you.

You can spread the cost through regular monthly payments over up to 10 years, depending on your age. Regardless of how much funeral costs rise over that period, your monthly payments will not increase.

And with the Avalon Promise, we can still cover everything that’s included in your plan, even if you pass away before your monthly payments are completed. That means your loved ones won’t have to worry about outstanding payments. Terms and conditions apply.

To buy your Avalon funeral plan, speak to one of our friendly advisors on 0800 014 9112 or buy online safely and securely.

Your plan guarantees the Funeral Director’s services at no extra cost to you or your next of kin, providing your plan is fully paid and the funeral is carried out by the Funeral Director allocated by Avalon. Your plan also includes an allowance towards the disbursements cost. The Funeral Director and the disbursements allowance are stated on your plan certificate. Your plan will also include any additional services you’ve selected and have made payment for or are making payments for.

If you purchased a plan with a Fixed Monthly Payment (insurance policy) your payments must be up to date and you must have had your plan for a minimum period of 2 years to use the plan.

For extra peace of mind, if you choose to pay for your funeral plan by instalments over two or more years, you can benefit from our Avalon Promise. It means that if you die before all your instalments have been made, Avalon can cover the costs of all the services included in your chosen plan.

If you’ve bought a Balmoral, Highgrove or Windsor Way funeral plan, or a Build Your Own plan online, on or after 1st January 2019 in the UK, and you’ve chosen to pay over two years or more, you’ll benefit from the Avalon Promise. The Avalon Promise comes into effect when your plan has been in place for 12 months.

If your plan is not covered by the Avalon Promise and you die before all instalments have been paid, your representative will have two options. They can either pay the outstanding balance before the funeral, or cancel the plan in writing and we will return all payments, less a cancellation fee of £395 for standard plans or £95 for our Cremation Only plan.

Find out more about the Avalon Promise.

Funeral Plans are our passion and our specialism, we are registered with the Funeral Planning Authority, which exists to protect your interests, so you can relax knowing that your money is held securely and managed independently.

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Avalon’s Windsor Way funeral plan is 5 Star rated by Defaqto. This means that the plan provides one of the highest quality offerings on the market and has a comprehensive level of cover.

* Based on historical market data (2011-2017) and Avalon’s projections
†Terms and Conditions apply. See our Standard T&Cs and Build Your Own T&Cs.

Why choose Avalon

Peace of mind with the Avalon Promise

For extra peace of mind, if you pass away before your plan is fully paid, Avalon can still provide all the services outlined in your plan. We’re the only provider that works with local independent Funeral Directors to offer this security.

The UK’s most trusted funeral plan provider

We have over 2,000 reviews on Trustpilot and are rated 'Excellent' by our customers. For over 25 years we’ve helped over 70,000 people feel reassured their funeral is planned and paid for.

Safe and secure

Your money is kept in an independent Trust and we are regulated by the Funeral Planning Authority.

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.