Applying for your pension

Ready to retire? Here’s what you need to do to make your application with BC's Municipal Pension Plan quick and simple.


An overview of the pension application process

Here’s an overview of the steps you’ll need to take when you’re ready to apply for your pension. You can apply 90 days before your pension effective date.

Apply for your pension online

It's easy to apply for your pension! Sign in to My Account and complete the online application 90 days before your pension effective date.

Submit a package to apply for your pension

You can apply for your pension by submitting a paper application 90 days before your pension effective date.

Submit a form to declare your marital status at retirement

You must fill out this entire form, whether you are single, common-law or married

Pension application checklist

Use our pension application checklist to stay on track when you apply for your pension.