Financial members of the CFMEU and Plumbers Union are covered by a funeral benefit in the event of death of either the member / the members wife, husband or defacto / the members dependent children up to the age of 16.
The amount payable is determined by the Date of Death. For deaths on or after 1 July 2019 the benefit payable is $12,000. For deaths prior to this date the amount payable $10,000.
To claim the funeral benefit, you must call your respective union. CFMEU - 07 3236 2355; or Plumbers Union - 07 3844 8433
Child care benefit
Child care payments may be made on a discretionary basis for financial members of the CFMEU and Plumbers Union whose partner dies and who have children aged up to thirteen (13) years of age who are dependents of the member.
To download a claim form go to the section of this website or click the link above and contact your respective Union CFMEU - 07 3236 2355; or Plumbers Union - 07 3844 8433