Funeral Cover and Premium Payments | Shoprite Money Market

Apart from all our other convenient services, we also want to make it easy for you to stay up to date with your funeral cover premium payments.

Shoprite Funeral Policy


With Shoprite’s Funeral Policy, you can rest easy know you’re covered.


  • Cover your husband/wife and up to 6 children (includes stillborn cover)
  • Cash pay-out within 48 hours of claim*
  • Pay at any Shoprite till point
  • No medical tests needed

Four easy ways to pay:

  • Visit your nearest Shoprite Money Market counter in-store
  • Dial *120*1049# (Standard USSD rates apply – 20c per 20 seconds)
  • Contact our Call Centre on 0861 689 689
  • Apply online. Click here.

Shoprite is a registered financial services provider. Policies underwritten by Old Mutual Alternative Risk Transfer Limited. Ts and Cs apply.

*subject to receipt of all required documentation

Union Life Funeral Policy

Features and benefits of this plan include:

  • You don’t have to do an HIV test or answer medical questions to qualify for cover
  • Pay out happens as soon as within 48 hours, ensuring your loved ones are taken care of as soon as possible
  • Low monthly premiums makes it an affordable option for those who have tight budgets
  • You can opt for an extended family option
  • Car hire for up to 7 days
  • Get 10% OFF burial services with Doves Funerals
  • There are currently two policies to choose from, with one starting at R25.00 per month

Find out more here.

Doves Funeral Policy 

Features and benefits of this plan include:

  • You don’t have to do a medical test
  • There are 100 standard funeral programmes available
  • Claims are processed within two days (48 hours)
  • R5 000 cash will be paid out immediately
  • You will receive a casket to the value of R15 000 for the deceased
  • Two family cars to the value of R2 000 will be made available (within a 50 km radius)
  • Transportation for the deceased is covered within South Africa’s borders
  • Doves offers a number of policies, one of which starts at R25.00 per month

Find out more here.

Applicants must be between the ages of 18 and 65. A 6 month waiting period will apply in the case of death due to natural causes. Shoprite Checkers (PTY) LTD is an authorised financial service provider (FSP number 7732). The Shoprite funeral policy is underwritten by Old Mutal alternative risk transfer limited, a registered long-term insurer (registration number 1997/008994/06). *Subject to receipt of all required documentations. **Standard USSD rates apply. Terms and conditions apply and are available at