Service Canada

Site: Barrie

Service: Canada Pension Plan Survivor's Benefits - Children's Benefit

Record #: BAR0431
Last Modified: 13 Jun 2024
Last Full Update: 25 Sep 2023


Description (Service)

Program of Employment and Social Development Canada, delivered by Service Canada

  • Monthly benefit for dependent children of a deceased contributor

    Service Details

    Public Comments No local Barrie phone number

    NOTE: sign at front of building which houses Barrie Service Canada Centre says Government of Canada, 48 Owen St
    Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm, hours may vary
    To make a request for an appointment fill out the service request form at Service Request
    Areas Served Barrie ; Simcoe County ; Alliston; Angus; Innisfil; Midhurst; Elmvale
    Eligibility Children 0-18yrs and Youth 18-25yrs who are full-time students, and are children of a parent or guardian who has met the Canada Pension Plan (CPP) contributory requirements who has died, see website for details

    To be eligible, the child must be:
    • the natural child of the contributor
    • a child "adopted legally" or "in fact" by the contributor while under the age of 21
    • a child "legally" or "in fact" in the custody and control of the contributor while under the age of 21
    • proof is required at time of application
    • Drop-in
    • or online instructions, go to Apply for CPP - Survivor's Benefit Children
      • paper application form can be printed from website, see Apply for CPP - Survivor's Benefit Children
      • apply as soon as possible, a delay may cause a loss of benefits
      • completed application forms and correspondence must be mailed, or dropped off at local Service Canada Centre, see website for details
    • to request a phone call from a Service Canada representative, complete an online request at Service Request
    • for people who do not have internet access call 1-877-355-2657 Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm
    Languages English ; French - Reception, Website, Interpretation, Programs, Publications
    Fees None

    Address and Location

    Located In Community Barrie
    Address & Map
    Barrie Service Canada Centre
    48 Owen St
    Barrie, ON
    Canada L4M 3H1
    Intersection Owen St and Worsley St
    Physical Access Fully Accessible

    Contact Information

    Toll Free Phone 1-800-277-9914, English; French: 1-800-277-9915
    TTY Phone 1-800-255-4786
    Social Media Twitter Twitter:
    Mailing Address Barrie Service Canada Centre 
    48 Owen St 
    Barrie, ON 
    Canada L4M 3H1

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