Death of a child or a parent
The death of a parent or a child has consequences on Family Allowance payments.
What you need to know
Benefits under the Québec Pension Plan
The death of a relative may entitle you to certain Québec Pension Plan (QPP) benefits, including:
- a death benefit;
- a surviving spouse's pension;
- an orphan's pension.
The deceased must have made sufficient contributions to the
QPP for his or her relatives to be entitled to these benefits.
3 sections to consult following the death of a family member
Other useful information
Death section on Québec.ca