FREE Member Benefits*
 

Free Funeral Benefits

In accordance with AVBOB’s mutual status, the Society may from time to time (at its sole discretion) make ad hoc special additions and changes to the benefits available to members by virtue of their membership (i.e. as member benefits*).

MEMBER BENEFITS*
  • A six-month premium holiday in the event that the policy premium payer of the policy is retrenched.
  • Your own AVBOB Reward Account which becomes available at death or age 65* (only applicable to policies issued before 31 July 2018).

FREE FUNERAL BENEFITS* PROVIDED BY AVBOB FUNERAL SERVICE

The following FREE funeral benefits* are available to all insured persons provided the insured person has been covered under the policy for 24 months or longer:
 
  • FREE basic funeral to the value of R11 000 consisting of funeral services, a coffin and a hearse​​​
  • FREE transport of the deceased within the borders of South Africa
  • R2 500 upfront cash.

For policies that have been in force for less than 2 years, AVBOB Funeral Service provides the following discounts on a funeral: 
 
  • A 15% discount (maximum of R4 000) on specified funeral services where the policy is in force and the insured person was covered for less than 6 months and the death of the  insured person occurred as a result of natural causes*.
  • A R4 000 discount on a funeral and FREE transport of the deceased within the borders of South Africa where the policy is in force and the insured person was covered for less than 6 months and the death of the insured person occurred as a result of unnatural causes*.
  • A R4 000 discount on a funeral and FREE transport of the deceased within the borders of South Africa where the policy is in force and the insured person was covered for 6 months or more but less than 24 months*.
The stated amounts and conditions of these discretionary benefits may change from time to time.
The FREE basic funeral* excludes any external costs such as cremation and grave costs.
In order to qualify for the FREE funeral benefits, AVBOB Funeral Service must conduct the funeral.
 
 
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