Pension services

Sources of information related to the pension plan for federal public service employees under the Public Service Superannuation Act (PSSA).

Indexation rate 2019

The pension indexation rate for 2019 is 2.2 %. It is applicable to the payment as of January 1st.

Read Indexing rate for more details.

Pension System interruption

Due to planned system maintenance, the Government of Canada Pension System (GCPENS), the Compensation Web Applications (CWA) and the Data Capture Tool (DCT) will be unavailable to users on the following dates and times:

From Friday, December 14, 2018, 8 pm to Saturday, December 15, 2018 at 9 am (ET)

We apologize for any inconvenience that this may cause.

Note to readers: End of the interruption of mail services

The postal service interruption at Canada Post Corporation has ended.

As Canada Post is working to stabilize operations, members may expect delivery delays. Please refer to the Information Notice for more information on how to avoid delays for your pension and group insurance benefits.

Services and information

Active members

Find information about your public service pension plan as an employee of the federal public service.

Retired members

Find information about your public service pension plan as a retired member of the federal public service.

Survivors and dependants

Information about the public service pension plan as a survivor or dependant of a deceased plan member.

Prospective members

Information about the public service pension plan if you are interested in joining the federal public service.

Transforming pension administration

How we modernized our public pension service delivery model.

Plan information

Information about the public service pension plan – a defined benefit pension plan offered to employees of the federal public service.

Public service group insurance benefit plans

Find information about your public service group insurance benefit plans.

Information packages

Important information to help you understand your pension plan and the processes involved at different stages of your career in the federal public service.

Publications

Find links to publications related to the public service pension plan.

Compensation Web Applications
(available on the Government of Canada network only)

Login to access your paystubs, tax slips, pension or tax calculators, or update your account information

How we did this month

View the most recent monthly client call statistics from the Government of Canada Pension Centre.

Contact the Government of Canada Pension Centre

Find the Government of Canada Pension Centre contact information.

Features

Two pension plan members tell their personal stories about transitioning to retirement under the new pension administration.

Making better possible: Kyra's story

How a modernized pension administration system helped an RCMP officer retire with peace of mind.

Making better possible: Dolorèse's story

How a modernized pension administration system is making life easier for retired federal public servants like Dolorèse.

How your pension works

Did you know that you contribute to your public service pension plan at 2 different rates? Find out how and answers to other questions about your pension.

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