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Canada Pension Plan Retirement Plan

Government of Canada
Income supplement

Benefits are accessible as early as age 60, but are reduced by 0.5 percent for each month that the beneficiary falls short of age 65. Benefits can be delayed until age 70, with an increased payout at that time.

You must be at least 60 years of age and have contributed to the plan.

Apply online, by mail, or in person.

Alberta, British Columbia, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, Newfoundland & Labrador, Yukon, Nunavut, Northwest Territories

To request reconsideration of a pension decision, apply in writing within 90 days after you are notified of the decision.  For details, visit their website.

Phone: 1-800-277-9914
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