Registered Education Savings Plan (RESP)

An RESP is an education savings account that is registered with the Government of Canada. 

With an RESP, you may be able to receive other saving incentives, such as the:

Eligibility Information

Applicants must meet the following criteria:

Other criteria may apply.

Application Information

  • Visit the CanLearn Web site to get more details on RESP.
  • Information on the RESP application procedure is also available through financial institutions, such as a bank or credit union, or through a certified financial planner or a group plan dealer. These institutions, planners and dealers are known as "RESP providers."

Related Information

  • For each beneficiary, the lifetime limit is $50,000.