Payment Dates

Are you receiving a pension or benefits paid by Retraite Québec? Would you like to know when upcoming payments will be made? Choose a program to consult one of our general payment calendars or visit your personalized digital workspace in My Account to see the your paid or estimated amounts.

Your pension will generally be paid on the last working day of the month. 

Payment dates in 2021
30 November 202130 December 2021
Payment dates in 2022
31 January 202229 July 2022
28 February 202231 August 2022
31 March 202229 September 2022
29 April 202231 October 2022
31 May 202230 November 2022
30 June 202229 December 2022

If you opted for direct deposit, your public-sector retirement pension will be paid on the 15th of each month for the rest of your life. If the 15th falls on a weekend or statutory holiday, your pension will be paid on the preceding business day.  If you opted for payment by cheque, the cheque will be issued no later than 48 hours before that date.

Payment dates in 2021
15 November 202115 December 2021
Payment dates in 2022
14 January 202215 July 2022
15 February 202215 August 2022
15 March 202215 September 2022
14 April 202214 October 2022
13 May 202215 November 2022
15 June 202215 December 2022

Retraite Québec pays the following benefits 4 times a year:

  • Family Allowance
  • Supplement for Handicapped Children
  • Supplement for Handicapped Children Requiring Exceptional Care
Quarterly payment dates in 2022
January (includes January, February and March)5 January 2022
April (includes April, May and June)1 April 2022
July (includes July, August and September)4 July 2022
October (includes October, November and December)3 October 2022

If you wish to receive your payments on a monthly basis, you must file the Change in Frequency of Family Allowance form.

Monthly payment dates in 2021
1 November 20211 December 2021
Monthly payment dates in 2022
5 January 20224 July 2022
1 February 20221 August 2022
1 March 20221 September 2022
1 April 20223 October 2022
2 May 20221 November 2022
1 June 20221 December 2022

The Supplement for the Purchase of School Supplies is paid once a year, in July.

Date of annual payment 2022
2022-2023 school year 4 July 2022

Sign up for direct deposit to receive your payments in your bank account.

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