Regulation - LGIC

Draft Regulation regarding Pension Transfers under s. 80.1 of the Pension Benefits Act (PBA)

Regulation Number(s):
Instrument Type:
Regulation - LGIC
Bill or Act:
Pension Benefits Act
Summary of Decision:
The Regulation has been approved. It was filed on November 29, 2013.
Further Information:
Proposal Number:
Posting Date:
February 21, 2013
Summary of Proposal:
The draft regulation would specify the prescribed plans to which s. 80.1 applies and the parameters for establishing the effective date of transfer. In addition to notice and disclosure requirements, the draft regulation would set out requirements related to the transfer agreement, duties of the administrator and the filing of information with the Financial Services Commission of Ontario. A description of this regulation was previously posted on the Regulatory Registry in 2011.

A draft regulation with respect to the asset transfer rules as they relate to corporate restructuring in both the private and public sector will be posted in the coming weeks.
Contact Address:
Pension Policy Branch
Transfers under s. 80.1 of the PBA
Ministry of Finance
5th Floor, Frost Bldg S.
7 Queen's Park Crescent
Toronto, ON M7A 1Y7

Effective Date:
January 1, 1941