Last updated: 3rd September 2020
Save money when you compare over 90 pre paid funeral plans at Funeral Plan Market™. You can compare the top 10 funeral plan providers in seconds to find the best funeral plan for you. Choose to pay for your funeral plan in 1 payment or monthly. To Compare plans please Click Here.
Depending on what you want will impact on what are the top 10 funeral plans are for you. Your top funeral plans may be based on if the plan provider is regulated, which funeral plans are the cheapest or which are the most expensive.
For some people their top funeral plans are those that are guaranteed. This means both the funeral directors fees and services and payment of third party fees are guaranteed. For more information about third party fees please Click Here.
The Funeral Planning Authority is the regulator for funeral plans in the UK. It is a voluntary code and therefore not all funeral plans providers are registered. For more information about the Funeral Planning Authority please Click Here.
There are 15 providers of funeral plans that are an administered by an FPA registered provider and provide national coverage, 14 of these are included in the comparison tables, these are:
Perfect Choice (Ecclesiastical Planning Services) funeral plans are also FPA registered however as they do not provide publication of their funeral plan prices online and therefore their plans are not included in the comparison tables.
Of all the funeral plans compared at Funeral Plan Market™ the top 10 cheapest funeral plans, that include a service, in order of price – the cheapest first, are:
Ten of the cheapest funeral plans
Of the top 10 cheapest plans listed the Plan with Grace Bluebell plan is the cheapest at £2,695
The most expensive funeral plan available at Funeral Plan Market™ is £4,245.
The top 10 most expensive funeral plans to compare at Funeral Plan Market™ are:
Ten of the most expensive funeral plans:
All of the top 10 most expensive funeral plans include the provision of 1 or 2 limousines. The cheapest funeral plan that includes 2 limousines is by Plan with Grace at £3,775, this is a fully guaranteed plan for cremation or burial. For more information about Plan with Grace please Click Here.
There are 6 providers of guaranteed funeral plans, based on total price here are the top 10 in order of cheapest first:
Top 10 Guaranteed Plans
Co-op Funeral Care and Plan with Grace include guaranteed payment of medical certification fees required for cremation whereas Dignity, Age UK, Avalon and Golden Leaves do not.
Medical certification fees required for cremation are only payable in England and Wales (not Scotland) when a coroner’s report is not required.
To find out your top 10 funeral plans compare over 90 plans online when you Click Here.
There are 10 providers of direct cremation funeral plans that are an administered by an FPA registered provider. Direction Cremations are an increasingly popular type of funeral and do not include a service at the crematorium and instead family and friends can choose how they wish to celebrate the life of the deceased. Of these providers 7 offer guaranteed plans meaning that the cremation fees are guaranteed to be paid; of these 6 also guarantee payment of medical certification fees required for cremation in England and Wales only when a coroner’s report is not available.
The top 5 cheapest guaranteed direct cremation plans are:
To compare direct cremation plans please Click Here.
“I have spent some considerable time going through the literature from Funeral Plan and found it to be very thorough in all aspects of what is a somewhat depressing subject (well, it would be its my funeral!) I know the funeral director and have the utmost faith in his ability to conduct the funeral in the best traditions of this sad time.”
“From the first phone call we were dealt with compassion and care. I cannot recommend them enough, the staff were so lovely and you get a designated contact who looks after you and is your point of contact. We used them for my mum , the crematorium was in beautiful grounds and the staff there were very good too”
“I was a little worried because I had never heard of them before but it was a caring and easy always there for me when I wanted them can very highly recommend thank you”
“From the initial phione call through to the aftercare, the staff at Funeral Plan Market were kind, friendly and we were trated with respect. Everything was handled by them and we were informed of developments at every stage.”
“The service and organisation of all the funeral arrangements were extremely good and conducted in a caring and sympathetic style. The Celebrant was particularly wonderful.”
“Having lost my daughter suddenly and unexpectedly I didn’t know what to do. we had discussed unattended cremation so I just looked online. I received an excellent and professional service nothing was too much trouble and I was kept informed”
We compare all regulated providers of funeral plans that provide national coverage. This way you can compare funeral plans on this website to make sure you are getting the right plan for you at the best price – plus we have exclusive prices that are only available through us which are the lowest priced plans available in the UK so you are guaranteed to get the lowest price plan. You will be pleased to know that these exclusive plans are also the most comprehensive – compare plans today when you click here.
Here at Funeral Plan Market we shop around for you to make sure you are getting the best price funeral plan available in the market. If you are arranging a funeral for someone who has passed away we guarantee to be 40% cheaper than the average national price.
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