Applying for Burial Assistance

OVP provides burial assistance to indigents and the marginalized, and help them partially subsidize the burial costs of deceased family members.

The total price of the funeral contract must not exceed ₱25,000. The maximum amount that can be provided is ₱3,000. Funeral contracts that exceed ₱25,000 are not covered even if the remaining balance is less than ₱25,000. Assignees of funeral plans are also disqualified from applying. The applicant must be part of the Family Composition of the deceased based on the Social Case Study Report from DSWD.


1. Original Copy of the filled-up Application Form, signed by the Authorized Representative.

2. Original Copy of the DSWD Social Case Study Report

3. Photocopy of Registered Death Certificate

4. Photocopy of the Funeral Contract

5. Photocopy of at least one (1) valid Identification Card of the Deceased

6. Photocopy of at least one (1) valid Identification Card of the Authorized Representative of the Deceased

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Schedule of Availability and Location of Service

Tuesday to Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

7th Floor, Ben-Lor Building, 1184 Quezon Ave., Quezon City

Link to embed file: Burial Assistance Application Form