Why Absa Life Limited?

You can count on Absa Life Limited for those untimely moments when you are no longer there to take care of your loved ones. By covering yourself with us, you can ensure that your loved ones' futures are secured.

What you need to know about our cover
  • Why choose us?

    • Experience globally recognised customer service with Absa Life, voted one of Forbes’ World’s  110 Best Insurance Companies.
    • We were rated the number one life insurer in the 2021 South African Customer Satisfaction Index.
  • Benefits for Absa clients

    Instant Life:

    Get your first three life cover premiums back after six months if you are an Absa Transactional Banking customer registered for Digital Banking.

    Funeral Cover:

    Get up to double the funeral cover payout at no additional cost.

    Ultimate Protector:

    The benefits increase yearly to protect against the rising cost of living.

    Credit Protection:

    The credit protection plans will ease the burden of your loans, credit card bills, as well as vehicle and asset finacing installments in the event that you are unable to.

    Health Assistance Cover:

    Health Assistance Cover will give you cash back for the time spent in hospital.


Choose insurance that works for you
Funeral Cover

Family is everything. Ensure that your loved ones have a dignified and memorable final farewell with our Flexi Funeral Plan.


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Ultimate Protector

Up to R1 million in life and accidental disability cover. 
No health checks – only three health questions.


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Instant Life

Up to R6 million life cover for life, disability and critical illness in under 30 minutes.


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Credit Protection Plan

An Absa Credit Protection Plan will alleviate your family's financial burden if you are permanently or temporarily disabled, diagnosed with a critical illness, loss of income or at the event of your death.


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Health Assistance Cover

Health Assistance protects you and your family against unexpected financial loss due to hospitalisation.


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SAPay Embedded Accidental Death Cover

As an SAPay user, you get free Accidental Death Cover from Absa Life.


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Absa Life – recognised by Forbes

Get covered by an internationally acclaimed insurer.


Life insurance that listens to you

Absa Life wants to give you the best possible service for your life insurance needs. Your feedback on our products and services is vital to achieving this. Join our community and share your suggestions on how we can improve.

Collaborate: Build connections with like-minded people across South Africa!

Improve: Help build better insurance for everyone.
Be heard: Your opinion counts, so make sure everyone hears it.

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Need more help?

For claims or queries

Call Instant Life on 0860 000 072
Call Absa Life on 0860 227 253

Absa Life Limited is an insurer licensed to conduct life insurance business (I121). Registration number 1992/001738/06.
Instant Life (Pty) Ltd is an Authorised Financial Services Provider (FSP 42569). Reg No 2007/032320/07. Terms and conditions apply.