Lump sum death grant

If you die before you have taken your deferred benefits your next of kin may be entitled to a lump sum death grant.

  • If you left before 1 April 2008 a lump sum of 3 times your deferred pension is paid
  • If you left on or after 1 April 2008: a lump sum of 5 times your deferred pension is paid

You can tell us who you would like the lump sum death grant paid to by using the Expression of wish for payment of death grant form.