Government of Canada

Employment and Social Development Canada - Canada Pension Plan Disability Benefit


Description
Provides disability benefits to individuals with disabilities.

Service offers:

  • a monthly taxable benefit for individuals with a severe and prolonged disability that have made contributions to the Canada Pension Plan
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • individuals with a severe and prolonged disability 
  • individuals age 65 and younger
  • individuals contributing to the Canada Pension Plan
Application Process
Service Access: Application Required, To access service:
  • complete and submit application form 
  • complete medical report with doctor or nurse practitioner
Referral Process: Yes,

Doctors or nurse practitioners to complete the medical report and mail to the Service Canada office in the province or territory most recently lived in.



Waiting Period: Yes,

Application processing time varies. Contact for details.

Toll Free
1-800-277-9914
TTY
1-800-255-4786
Web Site
https://www.canada.ca/en/services/benefits/publicpensions/cpp/cpp-disability-benefit.html
Languages
French
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: No
Documents Required

Doctors or nurse practitioners to complete the medical report and mail to the Service Canada office in the province or territory most recently lived in.

Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes - Other disabled access: N/A -
Legal Status
Federal Government
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
October 25, 2021