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U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs - Regional Office

Burial and Plot Allowances

915 2nd Ave, Suite 106, Seattle, WA, 98174

Distance: 1797 Miles

(800) 827-1000

Website

http://www.cem.va.gov

Contact Hours: M-F, 8am-4pm.

Travel Information: Located in the Henry M. Jackson Federal Building, on 2nd Ave between Madison and Marion. Circulator Bus Stop 3. Call King County Metro at (206) 553-3000 or visit http://tripplanner.kingcounty.gov/ for public transit information.

Service Details

Service Description

Offers burial and plot allowances for veterans with wartime service who have been honorably discharged.
Burial in a national cemetery is available to most honorably discharged veterans at no charge.


Features

  • Days of the Week
    • Friday 
    • Monday 
    • Thursday 
    • Tuesday 
    • Wednesday 
  • Focus Populations
    • Veterans 

Eligibility

Veterans who were honorably discharged.
At the time of death, recipients must have been residing in a VA facility or have been receiving or entitled to a disability compensation or pension.


Application Instructions

Write, call, visit office or access website.
Apply by filling out a VA Form for Application for Burial Benefits.


Documents Required:
Attach a copy of the veteran's military discharge document, death certificate, funeral and burial bills to completed application.


Fees

None.
Burial allowances range up to $2,000 for service-related death and plot allowances up to $300 for non-service-related death.


Business Hours

M-F, 8am-4pm.


Area Served

Washington state.


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (800) 827-1000

Last Update

1/16/2019

Other Locations

This provider does not offer this service at other locations.

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