May 18, 2017
Availability of post-retirement insured benefits optional upgrade packages
Retired members and survivors who qualify for post-retirement insured benefits will be eligible to enrol in an additional optional upgrade package starting in August 2017.
March 23, 2018
Insured benefits after retirement
The Government of Ontario may provide eligible PSPP pensioners and their eligible spouses and eligible dependents with insured benefits coverage through Great West Life (GWL).
August 26, 2018
If you meet certain eligibility criteria, you may receive certain insured medical benefits in retirement.
October 29, 2018
New Definition of Eligible Child
A recent amendment to the Public Service Pension Plan (PSPP) changed the definition of 'eligible child' to allow eligible disabled dependant children to receive a lifetime survivor pension even if the child is over 18 and not attending post secondary school.
March 20, 2018
Value of the PSPP
Learn how valuable membership in the PSPP is to your employees overall compensation package, and how it can help position you as an employer of choice.
May 08, 2019
Post-retirement benefits premium rate changes effective June 1, 2019 for retirees
The Government of Ontario has announced changes to the premium rates for the Ontario Public Service (OPS) Post-Retirement Benefit (PRB) plans (where applicable), and for the Optional Upgrade Package (OUP) for eligible retired members that will be effective June 1, 2019.
March 26, 2018
Basic Life Insurance
Members who are eligible for a pension from the Public Service Pension Plan should be advised that the mandatory $2,000 Basic Life Insurance coverage is now optional
June 05, 2017
Upcoming mailings for retired members - What to expect in June
This month, retired members will receive two information packages: an Optional Upgrade Package for Insured Benefits and a Retired Member Statement.
March 23, 2018
Terms and words relating to the administration and advocacy of the Public Service Pension Plan.