Funeral Planning Authority Providers

FPA Registered Providers

A "Registered Provider" is a person or a business entity that provides funeral plans and is regulated by the Authority.

  • Registered Providers regulated by the FPA maintain high standards of professional conduct;
  • The money paid by customers to Registered Providers for a funeral is safeguarded so that, when the time comes, the funeral is provided in accordance with that plan;
  • Registered Providers shall co-operate in the delivery of the FPA's Pledge to Customers.

The following Providers of Pre-Paid funeral plans are Registered by the Funeral Planning Authority:-


Advance Planning Limited
4 King Edwards Court
King Edwards Square
Sutton Coldfield
B73 6AP

Telephone: 0800 028 31 37
Fax: 0121 321 5643
Email: steve.wallis@dignityuk.co.uk
Website: www.ageuk.org.uk/products/financial-products-and-services/funeral-plan/

Advance Planning Limited offers the Age UK Guaranteed Funeral Plan to customers and also manages the Age Concern Funeral Plan.


Alternative Planning Company Limited
Wellswood House, 11 Babbacombe Road
Torquay
Devon
TQ1 3SB 

Telephone: 01803 298243
Fax:
Email: info@choiceplan.co.uk
Website: www.choiceplan.co.uk

Alternative Planning Company Limited is part of Funeral Partners Group and is a national funeral plan provider. It offers Choice funeral plans to people throughout the UK. Plans are sold primarily through Funeral Partnerís network of branches but also through a number of partner companies


Avalon Trustee Company Limited
Brooke Court, Lower Meadow Road
Handforth Dean
Wilmslow
SK9 3ND 

Telephone: 0808 163 9135
Fax:
Email: info@avalon-trustee.co.uk
Website: www.avalonfuneralplans.co.uk

Avalon was established in 1993 and offers a range of pre-paid funeral plans to customers across the UK. Customers can buy Avalon plans directly or via a number of carefully selected third party partners. Avalon is also a leading provider of funeral plans in Europe (note that the FPAís jurisdiction only covers UK business).


BFD Prepaid Funeral Plan
Southville Lodge,
Southville Road,
Bristol
BS3 1DJ

Telephone:01179663268 or 9663262
Fax:01179631346
Email: information@bristolfuneraldirectors.co.uk
www.bristolfuneraldirectors.co.uk

Bristol Funeral Directors Limited offers the BFD Prepaid Funeral Plan to customers in Bristol and surrounding areas ,through family owned independent funeral directors. Plans can be arranged to suit individual requirements and funds are held in a Trust,the Trustees of which are a major firm of Bristol solicitors.


Chelmsford Star Cooperative Society Limited
78 Broomfield Road
Chelmsford
Essex
CM1 1SS 

Telephone: 0800 028 4808
Fax: 01245 351467
Email: funerals@chelmsfordstar.coop
Website: www.chelmsfordstar.co.uk

Chelmsford Star Cooperative Society Ltd offers the Chelmsford Star Cooperative Society Funeral Plan to its customers.


Clydebank Co-operative Society Limited
11 Hume Street,
Clydebank,
G81 1XL

Telephone: 0141 952 1573
Email: info@clydebankfuneral.co.uk
Website:

Clydebank Co-operative is an independent regional retail Society offering the Co-operative Funeral Bond throughout the Clydebank and Greater Glasgow areas and is a member of the National Association of the Funeral Directors, the Funeral Planning Authority and the Co-operative Funeral Service Association. All services are provided on a 24 hour basis.


Dignity Pre Arrangement Limited
4 King Edwards Court
King Edwards Square
Sutton Coldfield
B73 6AP

Telephone: 0800 38 77 17
Fax: 0121 321 5643
Email: steve.wallis@dignityuk.co.uk
Website: www.dignityfuneralplans.co.uk

Dignity Pre Arrangement Limited is a national funeral plan provider and offers the Dignity, Royal London, Age Concern funeral plans, as well as the Funeral Assistance Plan and the Guaranteed Funeral Plan, to its customers throughout the UK.



East of England Co-operative Society Ltd

Wherstead Park
The Street
Wherstead
Ipswich
Suffolk
IP9 2BJ

Telephone: 01473 257242
Fax: 01473 215940
Website: http://www.eastofengland.coop/funerals

We are an independent Co-operative Society, and are proud to be owned by hundreds of thousands of Members from across Essex, Suffolk and Norfolk. Choosing a funeral plan is flexible and straightforward with our comprehensive range of plans and tailor-made options. Whichever plan you chose you can spread the cost over a period of time that’s convenient for your budget. All funeral plan payments are deposited with Royal London Group.


Family Funerals Trust Limited
Ludlow House
Ludlow Road
Feltham
Middlesex
TW13 7JF 

Telephone: 020 8818 7710
Fax: 020 8751 4927
Email:
Website: www.lodgebros.co.uk

Family Funerals Trust Limited offers Pre-payment and Pre-arrangement Funeral Plans to its customers.


Funeral Planning Services Limited
Flint House,
Ipswich Road,
Long Stratton,
Norwich,
NR15 2TA

Telephone: 01508 532632
Fax: 01508 531988
Email: info@funeralplans.co.uk
Website: www.funeralplans.co.uk

Funeral Planning Services Ltd was established in 1995 and provides a range of pre-payment plans for clients of any age and state of health, in conjunction with independent funeral directors throughout the UK. Funeral payments are held in Funeral Planning Trust, with Capita Trust Company Ltd as Custodian Trustee.


Golden Charter Limited
Canniesburn Gate
10 Canniesburn Drive
Bearsden
Glasgow
G61 1BF

Telephone: 0800 833 800
Fax:
Email: info@goldencharter.co.uk
Website: www.goldencharter.co.uk

More than 475,000 people in the UK have planned their funerals with Golden Charter, an independent company which is owned by approximately 1,200 funeral directors who are members of the SAIFCharter Association. Golden Charter provides a truly nationwide service, with over 3,300 independent funeral directors accepting their plans.


Golden Leaves Limited
No 1 Croydon, 12-16 Addiscombe Road
Croydon
Surrey
CR0 0XT 

Telephone: 0800 854448
Fax:
Email: info@goldenleaves.co.uk
Website: www.goldenleaves.co.uk

Golden Leaves has been at the forefront of Pre-paid Funeral Planning since 1984 when plans first became available in the UK. Golden Leaves is available throughout the UK. Funeral plans (outside the regulation of the FPA) are also available in Spain, Portugal & Cyprus, provided locally by reputable Funeral Directors , IFA's and authorised representatives


F A Albin & Sons Ltd
Arthur Stanley House
52 Culling Road
London br /> SE16 2TN 

Telephone: 020 7237 3637
Fax:
Website: www.albins.co.uk

F A Albin & Sons Limited offers Prearranged Funeral Plans to itís customers in London, Kent and the surrounding areas. The company is a family owned independent funeral director and has been in business for over 200 years. Plans can be arranged to suit individual requirements and funds are held in a Trust which was formed in 1990. The Trust is managed by a number of trustees the majority of whom are independent.


Funeral Plan Service Centre
Funeral Plan Service Centre
10511, Funeralcare
12th Floor
1 Angel Square
Manchester
M60 0AG 

Telephone: Freephone: 0800 289 120 (Open Mon-Fri 8am-6pm: Sat 9am-12pm)
Fax: 0161 834 0768
Email: funeralplans@letsco-operate.com
Website: www.co-operativefuneralcare.co.uk



Heart of England Co-operative Society Limited
22 Abbey Street
Nuneaton
CV11 5BU 

Telephone: 024 7638 2331
Fax: 024 7634 2448
Email: darryl.smith@heartofengland-coop.co.uk
Website: www.heartofengland.coop

Heart of England Co-operative Society Limited offers the Heart of England Cooperative Society Pre-paid Funeral Plan to its customers.


Midlands Cooperative Society Limited
Central House
Hermes Road
Lichfield
Staffs
WS13 6RH 

Telephone: 0800 454552
Fax: 01543 421408
Email: carolyn.moulick@midlandsco-op.com
Website: www.undertakers.co.uk

Midlands Cooperative Society Limited offers the Midlands Cooperative Funeral Bond to its customers.


NAFD Services Limited
Beaufort House,
Brunswick Road,
Gloucester,
GL1 1JZ

Telephone: 08006335626Fax: 01452311690
Email: perfectchoice@nafds.co.uk
Website: www.nafd.org.uk/funerals

Perfect Choice Funeral Plans are provided throughout the UK by funeral directors who are members of the National Association of Funeral Directors (NAFD). NAFD is an independent organisation that strives for the very highest standards in funeral service. Please contact us for more information.


Reynolds Funeral Service
27-31 High Street
Bognor Regis
PO21 1RR 

Telephone: 01243 864745
Fax: 01243 840890
Email: info@reynoldsfunerals.co.uk
Website: www.reynoldsfuneralservices.co.uk

Reynolds Funeral Service does not offer new funeral plans but remains registered in respect of existing plans

Scotmid CoĖOperative Funeral Directors
78-79 Angle Park Terrace
Edinburgh, Devon
EH11 2JP 

Telephone: 0131 346 3140
Fax:
Website: www.scotmidfunerals.co.uk

Scotmid Co-operative is Scotlandís largest independent co-operative and has been at the heart of Scottish communities since being founded in Edinburgh in 1859.Scotmid Co-operative Funeral Directors are members of the National Association of Funeral Directors and are recommended by the Good Funeral Guide. They provide burial and cremation funeral plans, the funds are held in individual life insurance policies backed by the Royal London Mutual Insurance Society.


Tamworth Co-operative Society Ltd
The Mews
Upper Gungate
Tamworth
B79 7NZ

Telephone 01827 62094
Fax 01827 312736
Website www.tamworth.coop
Email: funeral.office@tamworth.coop

Tamworth Co-operative Society offers Tamworth Co-operative Funeral Service Guaranteed Plans to all our customers.

 

The Co-operative Funeralcare
Funeral Plan Service Centre
10511 Funeralcare
12th floor 1 Angel Square
Manchester
M60 0AG 

Telephone: Freephone: 0800 289 120 (Open Mon-Fri 8am-6pm: Sat 9am-12pm)
Fax:0843 751 4522
Email: funeralplans@letsco-operate.com
Website: www.co-operativefuneralcare.co.uk

The Co-operative Funeralcare, as the UK's leading Funeral Director, offers the Co-operative Funeralcare Funeral Plan to customers throughout the UK which is available to purchase through different channels, including their own nationwide funeral home network, Co-operative Insurance Services Agents, regional building societies as well as directly, by telephone, post or by email.


The Midcounties Co-operative Ltd

Co-operative House
Warwick
Technology Park Warwick
CV34 6DA
Telephone: 0800 454 940
Email: funeralsupport@midcounties.coop
Website: www.coopfunerals.co.uk
The Midcounties Co-operative is the second largest member owned independent co-operative in the U.K. It provides locally owned and managed services to a large region that broadly runs from Walsall and Woverhampton in the west to High Wycombe and Aylesbury in the east, Gloucester, Cheltenham and Swindon in the south and Litchfield in the north. It has over 80 funeralcare homes in its region.

The description of providers provided above are provided by the individual provider and do not imply any recommendation or endorsement of any particular provider, or their description, by the FPA.

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