390. Benefits payable for death.

Benefits1 payable under the post-2005 scheme for the death of a member2 or a former member of the forces3 ('the deceased') are:

(1)     a survivor's guaranteed income payment payable until death to his surviving spouse, civil partner or surviving adult dependant4;

(2)     a bereavement grant payable to his surviving spouse, civil partner, surviving adult dependant or eligible child5; and

(3)     a child's payment payable to or in respect of an eligible child6.

The method of calculating the amount of the survivor's guaranteed income payment is prescribed by the scheme and the payment may be divisible between surviving spouses if more than one7. The