Supplementary Retirement Benefit
This is a taxable, lump-sum benefit provided to individuals who were in receipt of Earnings Loss Benefits on a long term basis. It is provided in recognition of the lower pension plan contributions you may have made.
Do I qualify?
As a Veteran, you may qualify if you were in receipt of the Earnings Loss Benefit and that benefit has ended.
As a survivor, you may qualify if you were in receipt of the Earnings Loss Benefit for survivors and that benefit has ended.
How do I apply?
Your VAC case manager can assist you with your application.
You can also fill out the application and mail it to us.
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