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DWP Bereavement Services

DWP Bereavement Services  can help you with your claim in a one stop service.  They help with:

  • making a new or, managing an existing claim for Bereavement Benefit or Bereavement Support Payment
  • making a new or, managing an existing claim for Funeral Expenses Payments
  • requesting State Pension updates following the death of a spouse or civil partner

This is a new service with limited capacity initially.

Contact details

Main Telephone: 0800 151 2012

Support Service

Other Telephone: 0800 731 0469



Other Website:

Textphone: 0800 731 0464

Textphone: 0800 731 0464

Opening hours
Monday to Friday, 8am to 6pm

Cost: Free

Bereavement support office
Post Handling Site A
WV98 2BS

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Last updated: April 13, 2022

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