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Funeral Support Payment

The assets on this page are designed to help you share information on Funeral Support Payment. This helps us to reach even more people who are entitled to receive this benefit, make them aware of it and how to apply. If you have any questions about Funeral Support Payment, these assets or want to find out other ways you can get involved - please contact the Communications team at Social Security Scotland.

Funeral Support Payment
A one-off payment to a person responsible for paying for the funeral. This assistance is a contribution to help meet funeral costs.

Online application walkthrough video
This video is for welfare advisors and those working with people who may access this support.

Screenshot of British Sign Language Funeral Support Payment factsheet video

Funeral Support Payment factsheet - British Sign Language version

We have created a British Sign Language version of our Funeral Support Payment factsheet. View it on Vimeo.

Digital screen image 16:9 - Would you like an image of our benefit information for your digital screens for clients? Email us communications@socialsecurity.gov.scot.