Your pension is a valuable financial asset. Explore your options if you change or leave your job before retirement.
Your pension and your job
Learn what happens to your pension if you change jobs with the same employer, leave your job or are laid off.
Starting a new job with an employer participating in the plan
Starting a new job with another employer participating in the plan? Learn how it affects your pension.
Leaving your job
Leaving a job with an employer participating in BC’s Public Service Pension Plan? Find out what you can do with your plan contributions.
Learn about commuted value transfers
Find out what’s involved if you transfer the commuted value of your pension to a locked-in retirement vehicle.
How to transfer service between public sector plans
You may be able to transfer your eligible service if you are joining or leaving the plan.
Pension plan transfer agreement list
Find out which public sector pension plans across Canada have a transfer agreement with the plan.
Apply to transfer service between pension plans
Send us a form to begin the process of transferring service from another public sector pension plan.
Returning to work after retirement
If you return to work after retiring, you will continue to receive your pension from the plan.
Making the Most of Your Pension
Your pension is an investment in your future. It is important to know how the decisions you make today can affect your future pension. Take 45 minutes of online learning or attend the two-hour workshop to learn more about your pension.Start learning!