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Funeral Insurance basics

Our Funeral Insurers

We've selected six of NZ's largest and most respected funeral insurers - giving you freedom of choice and the confidence of knowing that you're selecting a solid, well known company to trust with your insurance.

Dorchester Life logo

Dorchester Life is a New Zealand owned company, which for almost 40 years has been providing Kiwis with a range of consumer focused life insurance products. Our philosophy is to keep things as simple and affordable as possible for you to make sure your family’s future is protected... so you can get on with living your life the way you want to.

Fidelity Life logo

Fidelity Life is the largest New Zealand owned life and disability insurer. It provides insurance protection for around 240,000 Kiwis, representing one-in-ten people in employment, through individual policies and employer-sponsored group schemes.

Fidelity Life offers Life, Total & Permanent Disability, Trauma and Income Protection insurance with a full range of options suited for a variety of circumstances. It has over 250 staff, located in offices in Auckland, Hamilton, Tauranga, Wellington, Christchurch, and Dunedin.

Greenwich logo

Established in 2005 Greenwich is a New Zealand company owned by people who work in and understand the business. Greenwich is a business division of DPL Insurance Ltd. DPL Insurance Ltd is a licensed insurer under the Insurance (Prudential Supervision) Act 2010.

Legacy Life logo

AIA Group Limited and its subsidiaries comprise the largest independent publicly listed pan-Asian life insurance group in the world, with a broad footprint spanning 17 markets in Asia Pacific. The Group traces its roots in the region back more than 90 years and has total assets of US$147 billion.

AIA New Zealand is a member of the AIA Group. As a company we draw on our global expertise and unparalleled heritage of 90 years experience in the Asia-Pacific region.

Since the company arrived in New Zealand in 1981, we have consistently provided the market with innovative personal and business insurance products that suit the Kiwi way of life. Today we offer a complete range of risk management products that focus on the needs of our customers.

Partners Life logo

Established in August 2010, Partners Life is a fresh, innovative, New Zealand Life Insurance company offering a full range of life risk products for the protection of New Zealand families and businesses. Products include life insurance, income protection, medical insurance, disability insurance, trauma cover and business risk protection. Over time, Partners Life aims to offer a comprehensive range of financial services products. The founders of Partners Life; Naomi Ballantyne, Chris Coon and Richard Coon - supported by Chairman Boyd Klap and non-executive directors Joanna Perry and Sam Knowles - bring many years of financial services experience in both international and domestic markets and have come together to create an entirely unique life insurance company.

Pinnacle logo

Established in 1998 with offices in Newmarket, Auckland, Pinnacle Life Limited is an innovative 100% New Zealand owned life insurer and member of the Financial Services Council, offering life protection products directly to consumers.

In 2007 Pinnacle Life launched online life insurance, becoming the first life insurer in the world to do so and winning several international awards for design and innovation. Our paperless process isn't just a breeze for consumers, it makes us efficient. We empower the consumer, so we can pass our substantial cost savings back to you.

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