Retirees

Get a head start on your taxes

T4As are now available on Online Services! T4As are being mailed in early February.

Canada Life Healthcare and Dental Claim Forms

OPTrust will no longer provide paper copies of Canada Life claim forms. You may print the claims forms from our website or register for Canada Life’s GroupNet (Watch a 45-second video that shows you how to register) to submit claims faster and get your benefits info directly online.  

COVID-19: OPTrust is prepared to pay pensions and continue to serve our members

In the interest of the health and wellbeing of us all, the office is closed to all visitors until further notice. Members, retirees and employers can connect with Member Experience using secure messaging via Online Services or telephone. The mailbox email@optrust.com can be used for communications intended for other departments or by Members that are unable to open an Online Services account. Our new Member Experience service hours are Monday - Friday from 9am to 5pm. Read more on our COVID-19 updates

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As a member of the OPSEU Pension Plan, there are a number of life events that will affect your pension.

Starting Your Pension

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Your pension is usually paid on the 26th of the month, is payable for your lifetime and provides survivor benefits for your eligible spouse.
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Pension changes at 65

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At age 65 the additional pension benefit from OPTrust ends and your pension is integrated with the Canada Pension Plan (CPP).
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Insured Benefits

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Insured benefits for eligible retirees include coverage for: dental, supplementary health and hospital and basic life insurance.
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Marital Status changes

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Marital status affects survivor benefits. If your marital status changes, notify OPTrust to ensure your information is up to date.
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Planning for your Survivors

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Your OPTrust pension provides benefits for your survivors, so it's important that you identify who you want to receive those benefits.
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