Your Plan Benefits

Most questions about the pension plan can be answered by contacting the United Church Benefits Centre. The website provides members with tools and information. Log on to the United Church Benefits Centre website (or call 1-855-647-8222) to

  • review your profile, including contact information
  • update spouse and beneficiaries, if applicable
  • (coming soon) use tools to estimate your retirement income
  • and more

Please read the Pension Plan Summary under Downloads, below, for an introduction to the plan. To learn more, view the Pension playlist on our YouTube channel.

For an overview of retirement planning, sign-up for the Pre-retirement Seminar with United in Learning.

Connex Newsletter

The Connex newsletter keeps you up to date with information on your pension and benefits. To ensure you receive a copy or an e-mail alert to new issues, make sure your contact information is up to date with the Benefits Centre.

Until early 2017, pension information was reported separately in Foresight. Back issues of this newsletter can be reviewed on the United Church Commons.

Governance

The Annual Report of the Pension Plan is published every June. The 2016 report is now available under Downloads, below. You can request a print copy by contacting us—please see our e-mail address and phone number below. 

You may wish to read read Pension Board Actively Pursues Responsible Investment (May 2017).

Visit the United Church Commons pension administration section for more relevant documents for pension plan members. In the Commons, you will find

  • Governance Chart
  • Pension Board and Committee Bios
  • Definition of Spouse for Pension Plan Purposes
  • Statement of Beliefs and Guiding Principles
  • Pension Plan Funding Policy

More Information

For more about policies or governance, please contact Ministry and Employment at the General Council Office:

Ministry and Employment 1-800-268-3781 ext. 3031MinistryandEmployment [at] united-church.ca