Pre-arranged funeral plans: guide for consumers

Guidelines for consumers on pre-arranged funeral plans explain how you’re protected when you buy a pre-arranged funeral plan to make sure you get the goods and services you’ve paid for.

This guide describes your rights and protections when you buy a pre-arranged funeral plan. These rights and protections make sure you get the goods and services you paid for.

Information includes:

  • how to pay for your pre-arranged plan
  • what your purchase agreement must include
  • cancellation rights
  • missed installment payments
  • how to transfer your pre-arranged plan to another funeral home
  • how to change your pre-arranged plan from a trust-funded plan to an insurance-funded plan

Type:
  • Guide

Author: Business and Consumer Services
Department: Service Nova Scotia and Internal Services