Standard Bank

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About – Standard Bank

Standard Bank has over 154 years experience in the insurance and financial industry. We service clients across the entire footprint of South Africa, making us one of the leaders in the country when it comes to insurance and finance.

We are totally focussed on the wellbeing of our customers, offering innovative and valuable market researched products to clients needing a product which will benefit them and their family long term.

What Sets us Apart

What sets us apart from other providers is our enthusiastic passion for people. Our current clients will share testimony to our ability to strategies the best solution for specific clients’ needs across the country.

We customise our solutions to ensure you don’t get a generic or standard service, but one that works specifically for you, and your lifestyle.

Our Three Divisions

Standard Bank have three sectors in our business which take care of client's personal and business needs, investment banking solutions as well as wealth creation and management needs.

Our life and funeral insurance options fall under our personal sector, with a wealth of knowledge and expertise through training and development of our key staff on board to guide you through each process. 

Services – Standard Bank

Standard Bank in South Africa offers clients the opportunity to invest in the future and financial wellbeing in a range of funeral cover options that will suit their budget and family size.

We offer custom plans with low monthly premiums, which are affordable to everyone.

Offering Peace of Mind

All our services bear compassion and dignity toward our clients, we understand that this time in your life is traumatic and emotional, and worrying about your financial situation can only make things worse.

This is why we offer our clients the peace of mind with immediate coverage of your immediate and extended family members under one monthly premium.

Cover for 6 Additional Months

We also carry on covering your family at no charge for six months after the main member of the insurance policy has passed away, alleviating the stress of keeping up with payments.

Clients have the right to choose the options that will best suit their lifestyle, budget and family needs. We give you those options, and allow easy processes to obtain the cover you need.


Summary of Services

  • Disability Cover
  • Legal Insurance 
  • Funeral Service
  • Funeral Cover
  • Accident Cover
  • Life Cover
  • Funeral Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Burial Service


Standard Bank have over a Century of Experience

Standard bank is all about making life and finances a little easier for our clients. This goes for your funeral policies as well.

We provide insurance cover that will provide you and your family, with the financial resources to deal with the funeral arrangements in the event of death in the family.

We offer a number of valuable benefits within our funeral policy, which makes it a highly recognised product in the industry.

Discuss your Needs with us

By making a simple appointment to chat to us, we can assist you anywhere in the country and will help you with a solution that benefits you and your family, and covers you enough to ensure there is no financial stress when that time comes.

More than just Funeral Cover

Our funeral plan will cover more than a burial, and will help you pay for all those extras that are involved such as catering, vehicles, coffins, memorial and more.

We also offer bereavement counselling for your family in the event of a family members passing, to help you deal with the pain and help you emotionally with what you are dealing with.

Standard Bank takes caring for our clients a step further, which makes us a differentiator in the market.

Death is a Part of Life

Although we don’t want to think about it, death is just another part of life. It happens to everyone, and it is unavoidable. Unfortunately, the people left begin when you are gone, are the ones who suffer emotionally, and in most cases, financially.

Because we are the financial experts, it was clear for us to provide an insurance that met the financial aspects of our clients’ needs in the event of a death in the family.

Additional Cover

Our plan is not just aimed at the death of a loved one, but offers a disability and serious illness cover as well.

This over pays out a portion to you and your family, hile you are still alive, to assist with the finances, whilst you are unable to provide an income due to your illness.

Standard Bank Funeral Cover includes not only a lump sum pay out in the fastest possible turnaround times, but we also provide trauma counselling for you and your family, when dealing with the emotional side of an accidental death, or just trying to deal with the mourning process as a whole.

 Contact Details

Woodmead Dr, Woodmead, Johannesburg, Gauteng, 2191, South Africa
Ph: 0860 121 151 / 0860 123 255
Em: [email protected]

 Postal Address

PO Box 7725, Johannesburg, 2000, South Africa

 Opening Hours

  • Monday 09:00 – 15:30
  • Tuesday 09:00 – 15:30
  • Wednesday 09:00 – 15:30
  • Thursday 09:00 – 15:30
  • Friday 09:00 – 15:30
  • Saturday 09:00 – 13:00
  • Sunday Closed –