MyBenefits to Financial Assistance: Bereavement Assistance

Financial AidBereavement and Compassionate Financial Aid Programme  

Financial aid to assist bereaving families in Selangor      
Last updated: April 8, 2018 
All information has not been verified by the relevant Ministry/Agency

What is this programme about?  

Skim Mesra Usia Emas or SMUE is a Selangor state government bereavement financial assistance scheme to aid families of deceased to cover funeral costs. A one-off aid amount of RM2,500 is given to the nominated next of kin of the deceased who have registered with the scheme.  

Who can apply? 

General Eligibility Criteria

(Contact ministry/agency for all other requirements, if any)

  1. Malaysian citizen

  2. The nominated next of kin must be a Malaysian citizen also.

  3. The application must be made within twelve months from the deceased date on the Death Certificate

  4. Senior citizens must be 60 years of age and above to apply

  5. The registration address must be the address stated on the applicant’s myKad

  6. Must be a resident in Malaysia and must be:-

  • Born and residing in Selangor

  • Born in Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur before 1/2/1974 and currently residing either in Selangor or Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur

  • If the applicant is not born in Selangor, must be currently residing and have been residing in Selangor for the past 15 years

What are myBenefits? 

Assistance: Bereavement assistances of RM2,500  
Income Group: All income groups
Target Group: Senior citizens and People with Disabilities (PWDs/OKUs)

Ministry: Selangor State Government
Agency: Yayasan Warisan Anak Selangor (YAWAS)
Mailing address: 
Aras 5, Kompleks Generasi Muda & Sukan Negeri Selangor, Lot 4, Jalan Platinum 7/52, Persiaran Kayangan, Seksyen 7, 40000 Shah Alam, Selangor
Telephone: 5481 8835/5481 8800
Fax: 03-5524 2068

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Location: Malaysia

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