Applying for your pension
Ready to retire? Here’s what you need to do to make the application process quick and simple.
An overview of the pension application process
Ready to apply for your pension? You can apply 90 days before your pension effective date.
Apply for your pension online
It's easy to apply for your pension! Sign in to My Account and complete the online application (no more than) 90 days before your pension effective date.
Submit a package to apply for your pension
To apply for your pension, send us a paper application 90 days before your pension effective date.
Pension application checklist
Use our pension application checklist to stay on track when applying for your pension.
Page last updated: April 27, 2018
The plan recently announced changes that may affect your decision on what to do with your pension. If you withdraw your pension benefit before October 1, 2019, and your pensionable service is between April 1, 2006 and March 31, 2018, inclusive, you will not benefit from the improvement. For more information, see the Board Communique: March 16, 2018.