Government of Saskatchewan
Thursday, January 18, 2018
Financial and Consumer Affairs Authority

December 20, 2017The Unlocking Pension Money bulletin has been revised.  The purpose of the revision is to report the new unlocking limits based on the 2018 yearly maximum pensionable earnings.

Effective November 15, 2017, the Government of Manitoba has entered into the Multilateral Agreement Respecting Pooled Registered Pension Plans and Voluntary Retirement Savings Plans (the PRPP Agreement) with the Governments of Canada, Saskatchewan, Quebec, British Columbia, Nova Scotia, and Ontario.

September 1, 2017 – Effective August 25, 2017, the government has amended The Pension Benefits Regulations, 1993 to introduce a new regulatory regime for certain pension plans and make other miscellaneous amendments.

July 13, 2017 – The Canadian Association of Pension Supervisory Authorities (CAPSA) has released the Consultation Paper on Proposed Changes to Funding and Asset Allocation Rules Under a Future Agreement Respecting Multi-Jurisdictional Pension Plans.

May 24, 2017 – The Financial and Consumer Affairs Authority has released a consultation paper regarding the proposed fee increase.  The consultation paper can be found via the attachment and link provided below.  Comments must be submitted to FCAA (contact information provided in the consultation paper) by June 30, 2017. 

April 1, 2017 - Effective March 31, 2017, the Government of Ontario has entered into the Multilateral Agreement Respecting Pooled Registered Pension Plans and Voluntary Retirement Savings Plans (the PRPP Agreement) with the Governments of Canada, Saskatchewan, Quebec, British Columbia and Nova Scotia.

March 3, 2017 – The following forms and guides have been updated:

  • Annual Information Return form and guide, and
  • Application for the Registration of a Pension Plan form and guide.

January 4, 2017The Unlocking Pension Money bulletin has been revised.  The purpose of the revision is to report the new unlocking limits based on the 2017 yearly maximum pensionable earnings.



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