Away From Home Cover :
- Costs up to $3,000 to return you to the funeral home of your chosen Funeral Director, if you die more than 100 kilometres, in Australia, from your permanent residence.
Cost can include:
- Suitable container for transportation;
- Cost for preparing the body for transportation;
- Any professional service fee charged by the Funeral Director; and
- Costs associated with obtaining the appropriate documentation
How do I purchase Away From Home Cover?
Away From Home Cover is currently not a stand alone insurance product. It is an optional extra that must be purchased together with either a Foresters Financial Funeral Bond or Prepaid Funeral Plan.
You can only purchase Away From Home Cover if you:
- Are applying for either a single or joint Foresters Financial Funeral Bond or Prepaid Funeral Plan; or
- Apply for Away From Home Cover within six months of having already invested in a Foresters Financial Funeral Bond or Prepaid Funeral Plan.
Additionally, to be eligible for Away From Home Cover, you must:
- Currently live at your permanent residence; and
- Be an Australian permanent resident; and
- Be aged over 18 years and under 85 years.