Service Canada

Site: Barrie

Service: Old Age Security - Allowance for the Survivor

Description (Service) COVID-19 All in person Service Canada Centres are closed to the public until further notice * clients can apply for critical services online * personal service support for EI and pension applications are available through e-service online and on mobile phones

Benefit available to people who have a low income, who are living in Canada, and whose spouse or common-law partner is deceased
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 Barrie Service Canada Centre: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm * no appointment necessary
Areas Served Central Ontario
Boundaries which gives additional financial help to survivor 60 to 65 with limited income * allowance continues until the recipient turns 65, remarries, or begins a new common-law marital relationship
Eligibility Ages: 60 year(s) - 64 year(s) 
To qualify all of the following conditions must be met: aged 60 to 64 (includes the month of 65th birthday), Canadian citizen or legal resident, reside in Canada and have resided in Canada for at least 10 years since the age of 18, spouse or common-law partner has died and have not remarried or entered into a common-law relationship annual income is less than the maximum annual threshold * see website for details
Application Apply 6 to 11 months before 60th birthday * apply in writing by mail * application and required documents available on website
Languages English ; French - Reception, Programs
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Barrie
Address & Map
Barrie Service Canada Centre
48 Owen St
Barrie, ON L4M 3H1
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Intersection Owen St and Worsley St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Toll Free Phone English 1-800-277-9914 * French 1-800-277-9915
TTY Phone 1-800-255-4786
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