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This consultation presents proposed reforms to the Funeral Expenses Payments scheme, and asks for feedback on the changes. The package of reforms is largely focused on clarifying issues around eligibility and making the process for claiming Funeral Expenses Payments simpler.

Consultation run by: Department for Work and Pensions

Coverage: England, Wales and Scotland

Closing date: 21 August 2017

Read the National Bereavement Alliance response here.