Régie des rentes du Québec

Our publications concerning disability and the Québec Pension Plan

There are several ways to obtain our publications.


Disability

In the Event of Disability

A person with a disability may be eligible for disability benefits under the Québec Pension Plan. This folder explains the conditions that must be met to be entitled to disability benefits and how the payments are made. The children (under age 18) of a person who receives a disability pension may also be entitled to a pension for a disabled person's child from the Régie.
Last update: September 2014.
  • PDF - In the Event of Disability (en_cas_invalidite) download, 16 pages, 275 kB
  • By mail: In the Event of Disability (en_cas_invalidite) add to cart

Beneficiary's Guide - Disability Benefits

This publication gives you information on your rights and obligations as the beneficiary of disability benefits under the Québec Pension Plan.
Last update: April 2014.

Beneficiary's Guide – The Additional Amount for Disability

This booklet informs you of your rights and obligations as the beneficiary of the additional amount for disability paid under the Québec Pension Plan.
Last update: March 2013.

Bulletin d’information - L'expert médical et la Régie des rentes du Québec

(juin 2014)

French only
For physicians

Amendments to the law concerning eligibility for disability pensions for persons age 60 to 65.
Last update: June 2014.

L'invalidité dans le Régime de rentes : guide du médecin traitant

L'invalidité dans le Régime de rentes du Québec : guide du médecin traitant

French only
For physicians

Intended for the attending physician, the purpose of this guide is to help the physician describe his or her patient's incapacities or impairments and provides the physician with all the documents he or she needs to evaluate the seriousness of the disease and the length of the disability.
Last update: June 2010.
  • PDF - L'invalidité dans le Régime de rentes du Québec : guide du médecin traitant (guide_medecin_traitant) download, 175 pages, 1,1 Mb
  • By mail: L'invalidité dans le Régime de rentes du Québec : guide du médecin traitant (guide_medecin_traitant) add to cart
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L'expert médical et la Régie des rentes du Québec

Guide - L'expert médical et la Régie des rentes du Québec

French only
For physicians

This document gathers all the medical and medicolegal notions useful to physicians who make assessments for the Régie des rentes du Québec.
Last update: April 2012.

Directives d'admissibilité médicale pour la rente d'invalidité

Directives en matière d'évaluation médicale de l'invalidité

French only
For physicians

Directives establishing various factors or concepts used in analyzing medical eligibility for a disability pension.
Last update: June 2012.

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