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Before applying for benefits, you must:
Direct deposit of benefits is practical!
Signing up for direct deposit is easy!
To avoid inconvenience due to postal delays, we suggest that when you file your application you :
If you do not immediately send your application, your information will be kept for 30 days. After that, if you still have not sent the application, the information will be destroyed.
Once your application is sent to the QPIP, you will automatically receive a confirmation number confirming that your application has been recorded at the QPIP.
If you apply for maternity benefits before your child is born, upon your child’s birth you will be required to send us information on his or her identity according to the birth certificate (family name, first name, date of birth and gender). This information is needed for payment of parental benefits.
Last update: 2011-06-03