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DKV Ecofuneral is the first funeral insurance policy that aims to minimise environmental impact by using a forward-looking vision in both the funeral concept and the use of new technologies and materials.

DKV pioneers ecological

funerals in Spain.

Much more than funeral insurance.

DKV Ecofuneral (ecological burial)

Ecofuneral is the only funeral insurance that aims to minimise the ecological footprint, both in terms of the funeral concept and the use of new technologies and materials. In 2013, DKV was the first insurer to instruct Ecofuneral, an environmentally friendly and certified funeral service. Currently, this service is already available in 21 provinces: Álava, Alicante, Barcelona, Cádiz, Guipúzcoa, Gerona, Guadalajara, Huesca, León, Madrid, Málaga, Navarra, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, La Rioja, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Seville, Soria, Tarragona, Teruel, Valencia and Zaragoza. Check the availability of the Ecofuneral service in your city at the following link: Ecofuneral Funeral Homes.


Our last act can be very meaningful. What does Ecofuneral offer you?


  • Coffins made from certified organic woods.

  • Water-based varnishes and natural fibre textiles.

  • Biodegradable urns made from natural or recycled materials.

  • Plant-based ornaments without floral foam, metals or plastics.

  • Memorials made from recycled paper.

  • 100% natural fibre cloth, certified non-toxic.


The best funeral service:

  • Repatriation for foreign residents, at no additional cost.

  • Transfer to any cemetery in Spain.

  • Additional service for extraordinary funeral expenses.

  • Full coverage from the first day.


Specialists for the care of your loved ones:

  • Personalised assistance with efforts related to the death.

  • Presence service for bereavement.

  • Management service and legal advice.

  • Costs for medical treatment abroad up to EUR 18.000.

  • Online will: his last will and testament in just one click.

And also:

Deletion of the digital fingerprint:

  • Deletion of the insured person's e-mail accounts.

  • Request for deletion of the deceased from social networks or transfer to a memorial account.

  • Processing the deletion or transfer of the deceased's blogs and websites, profiles in forums, chats or dating sites.

  • Deletion or transfer of files stored in the cloud.


Psychological support in palliative care:

  • Expert telephone service via a toll-free telephone (24 hours/365 days) for insured and family members in end-of-life and palliative processes.

  • Up to 5 face-to-face sessions by appointment.

  • Possibility of additional sessions on site or by arrangement at special rates.


Extension of worldwide assistance to travel:

  • Extension from 15.000,- to 18.000,- EUR for medical expenses abroad.     

  • Extension from 15,- to 250,- EUR for emergency dental costs abroad.

Additional pack allowance

  • Cover for death in the case of pets.

  • Family legal protection.

  • Home help in case of immobilisation by medical prescription.


Information on funeral homes

Information with contact details of all the funeral homes we work with.

Download the documents

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