The following are deducted from the amount of a funeral support payment:
- the deceased's assets available without confirmation having been granted, or without probate or letters of administration;
- a pre-paid funeral plan, insurance policy, occupational pension scheme, burial club or similar arrangement;
- a funeral grant paid by the government to someone who was getting a war disablement pension.
Note: no deduction is made if the person who dies was under 18.