For More Information
For further information on details relating to Wills, death, funeral, or any entitlements you may be eligible for, the following organisations may be of assistance to you.
Telephone: 1800 555 254
Bereavement and funeral assistance for returned servicemen and women may be available through the Deapartment of Veterans Affairs. Once DVA has been notified about the death of a pension recipient, a bereavement payment may be payable, depending on circumstances. For further information and eligibility, please contact Department of Veterans Affairs.
The Commonwealth Government, through Centrelink, offers financial support after the death of a partner, child or person you were caring for. For further information and eligibility, please visit the Centrelink website or contact your local Centrelink Office.
UNITED MINEWORKERS FEDERATION OF AUSTRALIA / CFMEU
Telephone: 1300 712 791
The CFMEU offers a Funeral Fund benefit which is available to the Northern Mining & NSW Energy District’s Members. Please phone the District Office on 1300 712 791 to discuss the current benefits available to you
YOUR SOLICITOR can assist you on all legal matters relating to your Will.
YOUR PRIVATE HEALTH FUND may assist financially, depending on your level of coverage.
COMMUNITY INFORMATION SERVICES
Other information services which offer advice and assistance are: