Pension Plans

Frequently Asked Questions

The Pension Benefits Standards Act of British Columbia (the "PBSA") is designed to protect the interests of British Columbia pension plan members. It provides minimum standards for every employment pension plan in such areas as eligibility, vesting, and portability. The PBSA also sets out solvency and investment rules for some types of plans. The following are some commonly asked questions about the PBSA, and how it is applied.

 Please refer to the frequently asked questions documentation.

Copies of the Pension Benefits Standards Act and Pension Benefits Standards Regulation may be obtained from: Crown Publications