Anw survivor benefit

When will you not get an Anw benefit?

In some cases, a person who meets the conditions for an Anw survivor benefit will not be able to receive the benefit.

You will not get an Anw survivor benefit if:

  • your partner died within one year of the date on which you got married or started living together of an illness that he or she already had on that date, and the death was expected.
  • your partner died within one year of the date on which he or she started living or working in the Netherlands of an illness that he or she already had on that date, and the death was expected.
  • you ended your partner's life or helped someone to do so.
  • you are in prison.