Following is a summary of the Teachers’ Pension Plan Rules. In case of a conflict between the summary and the rules, the rules will take precedence. For income tax implications, you should contact a tax specialist.


Access your Pension Information Online

Countdown to Retirement: A Checklist

Joint Trusteeship

Pensions & WCB/ICBC claims

Purchasing general leave of absence

Purchasing maternity and parental leave of absence

Tax deducting purchase of service

Transferring service from another province

Further information is available from the Teachers’ Pension Plan. The Personalized Pension Estimator, and the Purchase of Service Estimator are both available when you log on at  “My Account.” As well, a general Purchase of Service Estimator will assist in estimating the cost of purchasing a leave of absence. The Teachers’ Pension Plan web page provides contacts for pension inquiries.

For Retired Teachers: New voluntary health care plan coming in January 2010

New voluntary health care plan

The BCTF Income Security Division, 604-871-1921, toll-free 1-800-663-9163, does not have your personal pension information, but will answer questions and assist you if you provide the information. Your annual Members Benefit Statement from the Teachers’ Pension Plan provides you with your personal pension information

Wednesday, August 25th, 2010. Filed in Category: Teachers' Pension Plan Rules