Help for burial expenses

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Among the “ social benefits ” under Article 10.1, and) of the Royal Decree Law 16/1978 (currently codified in article 12.1, and) of the Consolidated Text approved by Royal Legislative Decree 3/2000) and implemented by the Royal Decree 3.4097/1982, the mutual Judicial General has established Social benefit of aid for Funeral expenses.

The delivery is regulated by Article 104 Judicial Mutualisme regulation, approved by Royal Decree 1026/2011, 15 July. BOE of 4/8/2011).

This aid is granted in cases of death of mutual benefit not holders and beneficiaries included in the document of affiliation of both, provided that they are in a situation of high at the time of the event causing, being recipients of the same:

  1. In the event of death of insurance (in its own right holder), the following persons, depending on the order of preference exclusive as shown below:


    1) The surviving spouse legally separated not;

    2º) Los hijos que estuvieren incluidos como beneficiarios en su Documento de Afiliación; en este caso la solicitud deberá formularse por el hijo de mayor edad, entendiéndose que lo hace en nombre de todos; y

    3º) the person that certifies having paid funeral expenses, through original invoice.

  2. If the deceased is a headline mutualist not (holder by derived law): the person that certifies having paid funeral expenses through original invoice.
  3. In the case of the death of a beneficiary, the holder of the document of affiliation which appears included.

In view of the budget of the exercise 2013, are the following amounts:

to) in the event of the death of insurance: 250 euros.

No obstante, si la Ayuda corresponde a la persona que se haya hecho cargo de los gastos de sepelio, la cuantía a conceder será el importe de la factura con el límite de 250 euros.

b) En el supuesto del fallecimiento del titular no mutualista o beneficiario: 150 euros.

However, if the aid corresponds to the person who takes care of funeral expenses, the amount to grant will be the invoice amount to a limit of €150.