WINZ Funeral Grant
Work and Income New Zealand (WINZ) have a WINZ Funeral Grant that may be available to those who cannot pay the full cost of a funeral. The grant is asset tested and payable, at present, to a maximum of $2093.31* to help towards the funeral costs. We can assist you on how to apply for this grant.
ACC Funeral Grant
Accident Compensation Corporation (ACC) have an ACC Funeral Grant of $6311.49* for deaths occurring as a result of an accident or medical misadventure. Family members such as dependants may also be eligible for survivor’s grants.
*Please Note: You cannot claim a funeral grant from both WINZ and ACC. Grant amounts are subject to change.