More than a million people in the UK have taken out a funeral plan, over 300,000 of them with Golden Charter, the UK’s largest independent funeral plan provider.

Consideration for others is the most common reason for taking out a funeral plan and peace of mind is the most common benefit. With a funeral plan from Golden Charter, you choose the funeral you want and pay for our services at today’s prices, relieving your family of any worries and uncertainty at a difficult time. Golden Charter let you decide exactly how you want your funeral to be. We’ll help you create a plan that meets your specific requirements, from the service and type of coffin, to the music, flowers and readings. This way, your family will find great comfort knowing that your funeral will be carried out according to your wishes.Our funeral plans put your mind at ease with a unique combination of benefits:
  • Guaranteed no more to pay for your funeral director’s services
  • Personalise the arrangements to reflect your wishes
  • Reassurance for your family, no uncertainty of difficult decisions
  • A choice of local funeral director
One important benefit of arranging your funeral through Golden Charter is that we represent over 2,800 independent funeral directors – offering you wide choice, personal service and excellent value.   

The Golden Charter funeral plan guarantee

The price of funerals, like everything else, keeps going up. However, with a Golden Charter funeral plan, you can protect yourself against these rising costs. No matter how much the costs of your funeral director’s services may have increased by the time they are required, they will be covered. You can be sure that once you’ve paid for your plan, there will be no more to pay for these services. A Golden Charter funeral plan is available to everyone regardless of age or state of health - so why not find out more today?

A range of ways to pay 

While many of our plan holders choose to pay for their funeral with a single payment we also offer different ways to cover the cost.  So depending on what suits you best, you can choose  to spread the cost over 12 months, instalment charge free, or opt for fixed monthly payments over a longer period, with no deposit required and payments from as little as 68p per day.


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