Pension Divestment Transfer Agreement Signed

OPTrust has signed the Pension Divestment Transfer Agreement that provides eligible members the option to transfer their OPTrust pension benefits to their current pension plan.

posting date Updated: July 31, 2014

OPTrust, HOOPP, OMERS and OPB have signed the transfer agreement that gives eligible divested members a one-time opportunity to transfer the value of their pension benefits from their former plan to their current pension plan. If you were part of a divestment transaction, have pension service in OPTrust and are currently a member of one of the other participating plans, this may affect you.

  • Mid June:  advance notices are mailed to eligible members – a personalized letter that tells you if you may be eligible to transfer your pension benefit from OPTrust to your new plan.
  • August - October:    personalized detailed  information packages are mailed.
  • Ongoing : Frequently Asked Questions on public website, updated as new questions arise.