Life Insurance and Annuity Claims

To submit a claim under a life insurance policy or annuity contract, the beneficiary(ies), will need to contact the insured/owner’s Erie Insurance Agent or Erie Family Life at (800) 458-0811, opt. 3.

The ERIE representative will ask you to provide the following documents:

  • A life insurance claimant’s statementPDF or an annuity claimant’s statementPDF
  • A certified copy of the insured’s death certificate
  • A notarized signature on the claim form or a clear copy of your driver's license or state-issued identification for signature certification
  • The original insurance policy or annuity contract, if available

You will also be asked to provide the insured’s full name and state of residence, date of birth, date of death, policy issue date and other details.

Submitting the Claim

All documents must be mailed to:

Erie Family Life Insurance Company
100 Erie Insurance Place
Erie, PA 16530

These documents cannot be faxed or e-mailed. Claim processing will be expedited if you or your Agent notifies Erie Family Life in advance that you will be submitting the claim.

If you have questions about the process, talk to your Agent. You can also contact Erie Family Life by e-mail or phone at (800) 458-0811, opt. 3.

*Life insurance and annuity products are not available in New York. Refer to our Disclaimer for additional information.


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